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The Resource The family book, or, Children's journal : consisting of moral and entertaining stories, with instructive conversation on those subjects which daily occur in nature and society, from the French of M. Berquin ; interspersed with poetical pieces, written by the translator, Miss Stockdale, author of The effusions of the heart, poems ; with a frontispiece

The family book, or, Children's journal : consisting of moral and entertaining stories, with instructive conversation on those subjects which daily occur in nature and society, from the French of M. Berquin ; interspersed with poetical pieces, written by the translator, Miss Stockdale, author of The effusions of the heart, poems ; with a frontispiece

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The family book, or, Children's journal : consisting of moral and entertaining stories, with instructive conversation on those subjects which daily occur in nature and society
Title
The family book, or, Children's journal
Title remainder
consisting of moral and entertaining stories, with instructive conversation on those subjects which daily occur in nature and society
Statement of responsibility
from the French of M. Berquin ; interspersed with poetical pieces, written by the translator, Miss Stockdale, author of The effusions of the heart, poems ; with a frontispiece
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
EYM
Citation location within source
p. 232-233
Citation source
Osborne Coll.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ 22
LC item number
.B573 1798
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The family book, or, Children's journal : consisting of moral and entertaining stories, with instructive conversation on those subjects which daily occur in nature and society, from the French of M. Berquin ; interspersed with poetical pieces, written by the translator, Miss Stockdale, author of The effusions of the heart, poems ; with a frontispiece
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of Le livre de famille
  • Dedication by Mary R. Stockdale dated 22nd October, 1798
  • Includes prefatory "Advertisement"; table of contents
  • Frontispiece engraved by P. Audinet after T. Stothard; dated Oct. 1, 1798
  • Pagination error: p. 136 misnumbered 135
  • Publisher's advertisement on p. 294 following text; also publisher's catalog: [6] pages at end
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 577-579
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 73
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xi, [1], 294, [6] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
  • Brown tree calf over boards.
  • Ex libris Olive Percival; her lamb bookplate on upper paste-down.
  • Inscriptions on upper paste-down and upper free endpaper.
Other physical details
1 ill. (engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23616539
  • ucoclc23616539
Label
The family book, or, Children's journal : consisting of moral and entertaining stories, with instructive conversation on those subjects which daily occur in nature and society, from the French of M. Berquin ; interspersed with poetical pieces, written by the translator, Miss Stockdale, author of The effusions of the heart, poems ; with a frontispiece
Publication
Note
  • Translation of Le livre de famille
  • Dedication by Mary R. Stockdale dated 22nd October, 1798
  • Includes prefatory "Advertisement"; table of contents
  • Frontispiece engraved by P. Audinet after T. Stothard; dated Oct. 1, 1798
  • Pagination error: p. 136 misnumbered 135
  • Publisher's advertisement on p. 294 following text; also publisher's catalog: [6] pages at end
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 577-579
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 73
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xi, [1], 294, [6] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
  • Brown tree calf over boards.
  • Ex libris Olive Percival; her lamb bookplate on upper paste-down.
  • Inscriptions on upper paste-down and upper free endpaper.
Other physical details
1 ill. (engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23616539
  • ucoclc23616539

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