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The Resource Mince pies for Christmas : 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 : 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

Label
Mince pies for Christmas : 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
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(1)
  • p. 850
Citation source
  • Moon, M. Tabart
  • Osborne Coll.
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mince pies for Christmas : 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 and dated Dec. 25, 1804
  • Dedication "to Miss Eliza Phillips" dated Dec. 22, 1804
  • Publisher's catalog: [3] p. at end
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 4045
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
vi, 189, [3] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Quarter red sheep and marbled paper over boards; spine tooled in gold.
Other physical details
ill. (copper-engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31444498
  • ucoclc31444498
Label
Mince pies for Christmas : 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 and dated Dec. 25, 1804
  • Dedication "to Miss Eliza Phillips" dated Dec. 22, 1804
  • Publisher's catalog: [3] p. at end
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 4045
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
vi, 189, [3] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Quarter red sheep and marbled paper over boards; spine tooled in gold.
Other physical details
ill. (copper-engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31444498
  • ucoclc31444498

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