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The Resource Mince pies for Christmas : and for all merry seasons : consisting of riddles, charades, rebuses, transpositions, and queries : intended to gratify the mental taste, and to exercise the ingenuity of sensible masters and misses, by an old friend

Mince pies for Christmas : and for all merry seasons : consisting of riddles, charades, rebuses, transpositions, and queries : intended to gratify the mental taste, and to exercise the ingenuity of sensible masters and misses, by an old friend

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Mince pies for Christmas : and for all merry seasons : consisting of riddles, charades, rebuses, transpositions, and queries : intended to gratify the mental taste, and to exercise the ingenuity of sensible masters and misses
Title
Mince pies for Christmas
Title remainder
and for all merry seasons : consisting of riddles, charades, rebuses, transpositions, and queries : intended to gratify the mental taste, and to exercise the ingenuity of sensible masters and misses
Statement of responsibility
by an old friend
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
110(3)
Citation source
Moon, M. Tabart
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mince pies for Christmas : and for all merry seasons : consisting of riddles, charades, rebuses, transpositions, and queries : intended to gratify the mental taste, and to exercise the ingenuity of sensible masters and misses, by an old friend
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Frontispiece engraved on copper
  • "Price Half-a-Crown"
  • Dedication "to Miss Eliza Phillips" dated Dec. 25, 1804
  • Publisher's catalog: p. [187]-192
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 4045
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 223
Dimensions
14 cm.
Edition
A new edition
Extent
vi, 192 p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
  • Quarter brown calf and marbled paper over boards; spine tooled in gold; green leather label on spine. In case.
  • Pages 181-182 misbound after p. 186.
Other physical details
ill. (copper-engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31444504
  • ucoclc31444504
Label
Mince pies for Christmas : and for all merry seasons : consisting of riddles, charades, rebuses, transpositions, and queries : intended to gratify the mental taste, and to exercise the ingenuity of sensible masters and misses, by an old friend
Publication
Note
  • Frontispiece engraved on copper
  • "Price Half-a-Crown"
  • Dedication "to Miss Eliza Phillips" dated Dec. 25, 1804
  • Publisher's catalog: p. [187]-192
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 4045
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 223
Dimensions
14 cm.
Edition
A new edition
Extent
vi, 192 p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
  • Quarter brown calf and marbled paper over boards; spine tooled in gold; green leather label on spine. In case.
  • Pages 181-182 misbound after p. 186.
Other physical details
ill. (copper-engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31444504
  • ucoclc31444504

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