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The Resource Tales of a grandfather : being stories taken from Scottish history : humbly inscribed to Hugh Littlejohn, Esq. : in three vols

Tales of a grandfather : being stories taken from Scottish history : humbly inscribed to Hugh Littlejohn, Esq. : in three vols

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Tales of a grandfather : being stories taken from Scottish history : humbly inscribed to Hugh Littlejohn, Esq. : in three vols
Title
Tales of a grandfather
Title remainder
being stories taken from Scottish history : humbly inscribed to Hugh Littlejohn, Esq. : in three vols
Title variation
  • Tales of a grandfather being stories taken from Scottish history
  • Tales of a grandfather being stories from the history of Scotland
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLE
Citation location within source
page 172
Citation source
Osborne Collection of early children's books, 1566-1910
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tales of a grandfather : being stories taken from Scottish history : humbly inscribed to Hugh Littlejohn, Esq. : in three vols
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First place of printing follows name of printer on letterpress title page
  • Added engraved title page has different title and imprint: Tales of a grandfather: being stories from the history of Scotland. Printed for Cadell & Co., Edinburgh, 1828."
  • Engravings: frontispiece and engraved title page of volume I by W. Allen, R.A., and engraved by J. Horsburgh; frontispiece and engraved title page of volume II by H. Corbould, engraved by W.H. Lizars
  • Preface dated, 10th Oct. 1827 at Abbotsford, home of Sir Walter Scott
Dimensions
15 cm
Extent
3 volumes
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in quarter green roan and marbled paper over boards; gold-stamped spine titles.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05770823
  • ucoclc5770823
Label
Tales of a grandfather : being stories taken from Scottish history : humbly inscribed to Hugh Littlejohn, Esq. : in three vols
Publication
Note
  • First place of printing follows name of printer on letterpress title page
  • Added engraved title page has different title and imprint: Tales of a grandfather: being stories from the history of Scotland. Printed for Cadell & Co., Edinburgh, 1828."
  • Engravings: frontispiece and engraved title page of volume I by W. Allen, R.A., and engraved by J. Horsburgh; frontispiece and engraved title page of volume II by H. Corbould, engraved by W.H. Lizars
  • Preface dated, 10th Oct. 1827 at Abbotsford, home of Sir Walter Scott
Dimensions
15 cm
Extent
3 volumes
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in quarter green roan and marbled paper over boards; gold-stamped spine titles.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)05770823
  • ucoclc5770823

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