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The Resource Moral & instructive tales for the improvement of young ladies : calculated to amuse the mind and form the heart to virtue

Moral & instructive tales for the improvement of young ladies : calculated to amuse the mind and form the heart to virtue

Label
Moral & instructive tales for the improvement of young ladies : calculated to amuse the mind and form the heart to virtue
Title
Moral & instructive tales for the improvement of young ladies
Title remainder
calculated to amuse the mind and form the heart to virtue
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Moral & instructive tales for the improvement of young ladies : calculated to amuse the mind and form the heart to virtue
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Inscription in UCLA copy in immature hand, dated 1777. According to Brown, however, John Marshall and Co. conducted business at 4 Aldermary Church yard 1784-1806 and at 17 Queen Street 1790-1799; cf. Brown, P. London publishers and printers c. 1800-1870, p. 124.
  • Copper-engraved frontispiece and t.p. included in pagination
  • Preface signed: H.C
  • Publisher's advertisements: [2] p. at end
Dimensions
16 cm.
Edition
Second edition
Extent
86, [2] p.
Note
  • Quarter brown sheep and marbled paper over boards; spine tooled in blind; part of spine wanting. In case.
  • Watermarks: crown and shield, with "GR" inferior; top of "VI".
  • Inscriptions in ink. On p. 86: Miss S. Greaves, her Book in the year june the 27 1700 and 77. On upper paste-down: Miss [Bell?] Greaves, her Book, Jan. the 11[th?] 170081 [or 170084; i.e., 1781 or 1784]
Other physical details
ill. (copper-engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31808968
  • ucoclc31808968
Label
Moral & instructive tales for the improvement of young ladies : calculated to amuse the mind and form the heart to virtue
Publication
Note
  • Inscription in UCLA copy in immature hand, dated 1777. According to Brown, however, John Marshall and Co. conducted business at 4 Aldermary Church yard 1784-1806 and at 17 Queen Street 1790-1799; cf. Brown, P. London publishers and printers c. 1800-1870, p. 124.
  • Copper-engraved frontispiece and t.p. included in pagination
  • Preface signed: H.C
  • Publisher's advertisements: [2] p. at end
Dimensions
16 cm.
Edition
Second edition
Extent
86, [2] p.
Note
  • Quarter brown sheep and marbled paper over boards; spine tooled in blind; part of spine wanting. In case.
  • Watermarks: crown and shield, with "GR" inferior; top of "VI".
  • Inscriptions in ink. On p. 86: Miss S. Greaves, her Book in the year june the 27 1700 and 77. On upper paste-down: Miss [Bell?] Greaves, her Book, Jan. the 11[th?] 170081 [or 170084; i.e., 1781 or 1784]
Other physical details
ill. (copper-engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31808968
  • ucoclc31808968

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