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The Resource Juvenile pieces : designed for the instruction and entertainment of the youth of both sexes : to which is now prefexed, An essay on the education of youth : pointing out those branches of knowledge most useful in the present state of society, and enumerating publications under each branch of knowledge conducive to mental improvement, by John Evans ... embellished with three elegant engravings

Juvenile pieces : designed for the instruction and entertainment of the youth of both sexes : to which is now prefexed, An essay on the education of youth : pointing out those branches of knowledge most useful in the present state of society, and enumerating publications under each branch of knowledge conducive to mental improvement, by John Evans ... embellished with three elegant engravings

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Juvenile pieces : designed for the instruction and entertainment of the youth of both sexes : to which is now prefexed, An essay on the education of youth : pointing out those branches of knowledge most useful in the present state of society, and enumerating publications under each branch of knowledge conducive to mental improvement
Title
Juvenile pieces
Title remainder
designed for the instruction and entertainment of the youth of both sexes : to which is now prefexed, An essay on the education of youth : pointing out those branches of knowledge most useful in the present state of society, and enumerating publications under each branch of knowledge conducive to mental improvement
Statement of responsibility
by John Evans ... embellished with three elegant engravings
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
p. 706
Citation source
Osborne Coll.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Juvenile pieces : designed for the instruction and entertainment of the youth of both sexes : to which is now prefexed, An essay on the education of youth : pointing out those branches of knowledge most useful in the present state of society, and enumerating publications under each branch of knowledge conducive to mental improvement, by John Evans ... embellished with three elegant engravings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Engraved plates
  • Frontispiece and one plate are engraved by James Hopwood after William Hopwood; the third is by Lester after Craig
  • "Dedication to Joseph Slater": p. [iii-iv], dated from Pullin's Row, Islington, August, 1804
  • Blurb from Monthly review for April, 1799: p. [vii]
  • Publisher's advertisement: [5] p. at end
Contents
An introductory essay on the education of youth -- The student's dream -- The vision of female excellence -- The fireside / by Dr. Cotton -- The painter's panegyrist -- An evening's meditation, &c. &c. -- An address to the young, on early wisdom, &c. &c. -- Moral reflections suggested by a view of London from off the monument -- Reflections on the commencement of the nineteenth century -- Reflections on the resurrection of a pious family from the grave at the last day -- A visit to Sir Ashton Lever's museum -- An address to young people, &c
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
Fourth edition, with considerable additions and improvments.
Extent
xlvi, [2], 211, [5] p., [3] leaves of plates
Note
  • Quarter brown sheep and marbled paper over boards; spine tooled and lettered in gold.
  • Inscriptions on upper paste-down and frontis. recto, dated 1817.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33191515
  • ucoclc33191515
Label
Juvenile pieces : designed for the instruction and entertainment of the youth of both sexes : to which is now prefexed, An essay on the education of youth : pointing out those branches of knowledge most useful in the present state of society, and enumerating publications under each branch of knowledge conducive to mental improvement, by John Evans ... embellished with three elegant engravings
Publication
Note
  • Engraved plates
  • Frontispiece and one plate are engraved by James Hopwood after William Hopwood; the third is by Lester after Craig
  • "Dedication to Joseph Slater": p. [iii-iv], dated from Pullin's Row, Islington, August, 1804
  • Blurb from Monthly review for April, 1799: p. [vii]
  • Publisher's advertisement: [5] p. at end
Contents
An introductory essay on the education of youth -- The student's dream -- The vision of female excellence -- The fireside / by Dr. Cotton -- The painter's panegyrist -- An evening's meditation, &c. &c. -- An address to the young, on early wisdom, &c. &c. -- Moral reflections suggested by a view of London from off the monument -- Reflections on the commencement of the nineteenth century -- Reflections on the resurrection of a pious family from the grave at the last day -- A visit to Sir Ashton Lever's museum -- An address to young people, &c
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
Fourth edition, with considerable additions and improvments.
Extent
xlvi, [2], 211, [5] p., [3] leaves of plates
Note
  • Quarter brown sheep and marbled paper over boards; spine tooled and lettered in gold.
  • Inscriptions on upper paste-down and frontis. recto, dated 1817.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33191515
  • ucoclc33191515

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