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The Resource Tales of the cottage, or, Stories, moral and amusing, for young persons, by Mrs. Pilkington

Tales of the cottage, or, Stories, moral and amusing, for young persons, by Mrs. Pilkington

Label
Tales of the cottage, or, Stories, moral and amusing, for young persons
Title
Tales of the cottage, or, Stories, moral and amusing, for young persons
Statement of responsibility
by Mrs. Pilkington
Title variation
Stories, moral and amusing, for young persons
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
654(1)
Citation source
Moon, M. Harris (1992)
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tales of the cottage, or, Stories, moral and amusing, for young persons, by Mrs. Pilkington
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Frontispiece engraved on copper by Dadley after John Thurston, dated: May 1798
  • UCLA copy imperfect; half-title wanting.
  • Publisher's catalog: [4] p. at end
  • Earlier editions noted this work was "written on the plan of that celebrated work Les véillees du château by Madam Genlis"
  • Cf. Darton, H. English children's books (1982), p. 165
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 4562
Contents
The cottage -- The little chimney sweeper -- The sick soldier, or, The dutiful son -- Fraternal hatred -- The fortunate beggar, or, Inhumanity reproved -- Sally Crawford, or, The reward of benevolence -- The little Negro boy, or, Cruelty to dependents -- The amiable mother-in-law -- George Belmont, or, Cruelty personified -- The orphans protected, or, The duty of relying upon providence -- False indulgence, or, Lost time recovered by close attention -- The chastisement of vice, or, The school-boy reclaimed
Dimensions
15 cm.
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
viii, 212, [4] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Quarter red sheep and marbled paper over boards; spine tooled and lettered in gold; sprinkled edges.
Other physical details
ill. (copper-engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32047499
  • ucoclc32047499
Label
Tales of the cottage, or, Stories, moral and amusing, for young persons, by Mrs. Pilkington
Publication
Note
  • Frontispiece engraved on copper by Dadley after John Thurston, dated: May 1798
  • UCLA copy imperfect; half-title wanting.
  • Publisher's catalog: [4] p. at end
  • Earlier editions noted this work was "written on the plan of that celebrated work Les véillees du château by Madam Genlis"
  • Cf. Darton, H. English children's books (1982), p. 165
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 4562
Contents
The cottage -- The little chimney sweeper -- The sick soldier, or, The dutiful son -- Fraternal hatred -- The fortunate beggar, or, Inhumanity reproved -- Sally Crawford, or, The reward of benevolence -- The little Negro boy, or, Cruelty to dependents -- The amiable mother-in-law -- George Belmont, or, Cruelty personified -- The orphans protected, or, The duty of relying upon providence -- False indulgence, or, Lost time recovered by close attention -- The chastisement of vice, or, The school-boy reclaimed
Dimensions
15 cm.
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
viii, 212, [4] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Quarter red sheep and marbled paper over boards; spine tooled and lettered in gold; sprinkled edges.
Other physical details
ill. (copper-engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32047499
  • ucoclc32047499

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