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The Resource Learning better than house and land : as exemplified in the history of Harry Johnson and Dick Hobson, by J. Carey

Learning better than house and land : as exemplified in the history of Harry Johnson and Dick Hobson, by J. Carey

Label
Learning better than house and land : as exemplified in the history of Harry Johnson and Dick Hobson
Title
Learning better than house and land
Title remainder
as exemplified in the history of Harry Johnson and Dick Hobson
Statement of responsibility
by J. Carey
Title variation
History of Harry Johnson and Dick Hobson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
  • p. 869
  • 1055
Citation source
  • Osborne Coll.
  • Gumuchian
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Learning better than house and land : as exemplified in the history of Harry Johnson and Dick Hobson, by J. Carey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Date from Osborne and Gumuchian, both cited below
  • First published in 1808, cf. Osborne
  • Engravings: frontispiece and plates; dated 6 Month 29, 1824
  • "Price Half a Crown
  • "Opinions of reviewers" dated December, 1808
  • Preface to the first edition dated July 1, 1808; foreword to 4th edition dated October 15, 1823; signed J. C
  • Publisher's advertisement: [1] p., numbered "3" (i.e., 4), preceding preface; 2 p. at end
Dimensions
15 cm.
Edition
The fourth edition. With six copper plates.
Extent
[4], xii, [13]-150, 2 p., [6] leaves of plates
Note
  • Quarter red sheep and marbled paper over boards; spine tooled and lettered in gold.
  • Inscriptions by John Charles [Ditrey?] on upper endpapers and at head of t.p.
  • Scribbling in pencil throughout first gathering.
  • Ex libris May & George Shiers; their circular bookplate on upper paste-down.
  • Shiers 976.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33246577
  • ucoclc33246577
Label
Learning better than house and land : as exemplified in the history of Harry Johnson and Dick Hobson, by J. Carey
Publication
Note
  • Date from Osborne and Gumuchian, both cited below
  • First published in 1808, cf. Osborne
  • Engravings: frontispiece and plates; dated 6 Month 29, 1824
  • "Price Half a Crown
  • "Opinions of reviewers" dated December, 1808
  • Preface to the first edition dated July 1, 1808; foreword to 4th edition dated October 15, 1823; signed J. C
  • Publisher's advertisement: [1] p., numbered "3" (i.e., 4), preceding preface; 2 p. at end
Dimensions
15 cm.
Edition
The fourth edition. With six copper plates.
Extent
[4], xii, [13]-150, 2 p., [6] leaves of plates
Note
  • Quarter red sheep and marbled paper over boards; spine tooled and lettered in gold.
  • Inscriptions by John Charles [Ditrey?] on upper endpapers and at head of t.p.
  • Scribbling in pencil throughout first gathering.
  • Ex libris May & George Shiers; their circular bookplate on upper paste-down.
  • Shiers 976.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33246577
  • ucoclc33246577

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