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The Resource My uncle's present : containing the surprising histories of Valentine and Orson, Little Jack, and The seven champions

My uncle's present : containing the surprising histories of Valentine and Orson, Little Jack, and The seven champions

Label
My uncle's present : containing the surprising histories of Valentine and Orson, Little Jack, and The seven champions
Title
My uncle's present
Title remainder
containing the surprising histories of Valentine and Orson, Little Jack, and The seven champions
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
My uncle's present : containing the surprising histories of Valentine and Orson, Little Jack, and The seven champions
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Price Sixpence."
  • "With a coloured Engraving"--Upper wrapper
  • Engraved frontispiece is hand-colored
  • Earlier date established from Brown, P. London publishers and printers c. 1800-1870, p. 1777. Later date based on dissolution of Richardson's business; cf. Osborne Coll., p. 492
  • Contents from separate title pages, except caption title for Valentine and Orson
Contents
Valentine and Orson -- The history of Little Jack, who was suckled by a goat -- The renowned history of the seven champions of Christendom
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
12, 12, 12 p., [1] folded leaf of plates
Note
  • Publisher's printed yellow stiff wrappers; publisher's advertisement on lower wrapper.
  • Added binding: quarter white cloth and marbled paper over boards; relief line block endpapers, printed in red and brown.
  • Ex libris Olive Percival; her lamb bookplate on upper paste-down of added binding.
  • Annotation in pencil, in Percival's hand, on inner upper wrapper: Fr[om?] W. M. S. -- 1926.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31801925
  • ucoclc31801925
Label
My uncle's present : containing the surprising histories of Valentine and Orson, Little Jack, and The seven champions
Publication
Note
  • "Price Sixpence."
  • "With a coloured Engraving"--Upper wrapper
  • Engraved frontispiece is hand-colored
  • Earlier date established from Brown, P. London publishers and printers c. 1800-1870, p. 1777. Later date based on dissolution of Richardson's business; cf. Osborne Coll., p. 492
  • Contents from separate title pages, except caption title for Valentine and Orson
Contents
Valentine and Orson -- The history of Little Jack, who was suckled by a goat -- The renowned history of the seven champions of Christendom
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
12, 12, 12 p., [1] folded leaf of plates
Note
  • Publisher's printed yellow stiff wrappers; publisher's advertisement on lower wrapper.
  • Added binding: quarter white cloth and marbled paper over boards; relief line block endpapers, printed in red and brown.
  • Ex libris Olive Percival; her lamb bookplate on upper paste-down of added binding.
  • Annotation in pencil, in Percival's hand, on inner upper wrapper: Fr[om?] W. M. S. -- 1926.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31801925
  • ucoclc31801925

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