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The Resource Every boy's book : a complete encyclopædia of sports and amusements : intended to afford recreation and instruction to boys in their leisure hours, by George Forrest ; with upwards of six hundred illustrations from original designs by William Harvey and Harrison Weir

Every boy's book : a complete encyclopædia of sports and amusements : intended to afford recreation and instruction to boys in their leisure hours, by George Forrest ; with upwards of six hundred illustrations from original designs by William Harvey and Harrison Weir

Label
Every boy's book : a complete encyclopædia of sports and amusements : intended to afford recreation and instruction to boys in their leisure hours
Title
Every boy's book
Title remainder
a complete encyclopædia of sports and amusements : intended to afford recreation and instruction to boys in their leisure hours
Statement of responsibility
by George Forrest ; with upwards of six hundred illustrations from original designs by William Harvey and Harrison Weir
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
UNL
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Every boy's book : a complete encyclopædia of sports and amusements : intended to afford recreation and instruction to boys in their leisure hours, by George Forrest ; with upwards of six hundred illustrations from original designs by William Harvey and Harrison Weir
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Added, engraved title-page
  • Preface dated April, 1855; signed G. F
  • First edition
  • Wood engravings: frontispiece, added t.p. vignette, illustrated plates, text illustrations; engraved by Dalziel
  • Frontispiece, plates have guardsheets
  • Index: p. [627]-636
  • Includes table of contents
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
vi, [2], 636 p., [6] leaves of plates
Note
  • Publisher's royal blue embossed cloth over boards, blocked in gold and blind. In blue case with red leather labels.
  • Inscription dated 29 January 1856 on upper free endpaper.
  • Binder's ticket "Burn 37 & 38 Kirby St." on lower paste-down.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30572883
  • ucoclc30572883
Label
Every boy's book : a complete encyclopædia of sports and amusements : intended to afford recreation and instruction to boys in their leisure hours, by George Forrest ; with upwards of six hundred illustrations from original designs by William Harvey and Harrison Weir
Publication
Note
  • Added, engraved title-page
  • Preface dated April, 1855; signed G. F
  • First edition
  • Wood engravings: frontispiece, added t.p. vignette, illustrated plates, text illustrations; engraved by Dalziel
  • Frontispiece, plates have guardsheets
  • Index: p. [627]-636
  • Includes table of contents
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
vi, [2], 636 p., [6] leaves of plates
Note
  • Publisher's royal blue embossed cloth over boards, blocked in gold and blind. In blue case with red leather labels.
  • Inscription dated 29 January 1856 on upper free endpaper.
  • Binder's ticket "Burn 37 & 38 Kirby St." on lower paste-down.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30572883
  • ucoclc30572883

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