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The Resource The history of Pompey the Little, or, The life and adventures of a lap-dog

The history of Pompey the Little, or, The life and adventures of a lap-dog

Label
The history of Pompey the Little, or, The life and adventures of a lap-dog
Title
The history of Pompey the Little, or, The life and adventures of a lap-dog
Title variation
  • Life and adventures of a lap-dog
  • Pompey the Little
Creator
Contributor
Bookseller
Engraver
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IXA
Citation location within source
T73530
Citation source
References: ESTC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR3369.C7
LC item number
H5 1773
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The history of Pompey the Little, or, The life and adventures of a lap-dog
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A satirical romance
  • Engraved frontispiece by Boitard
  • Signatures: A10 B-N12 O2
  • Errors in pagination: p. 186 and 193 numbered 86 and 149
  • Clark Library copy bound with: [Croft, Herbert, Sir, 1751-1816]. A brother's advice to his sisters. London: Printed for J. Wilkie, 1775.
Dimensions
17 cm (12mo)
Edition
The fifth edition.
Extent
[2], xii, [6], 291, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Burmester
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: imperfect, frontispiece leaf, and leaves A1 and A10 wanting. Contemporary [?] half-binding of tan calf and marbled paper boards; spine reinforced with a strip from an early newspaper, showing advertisements for ladies corsets and watches; gilt-ruled spine panels, and gold-stamped spine title "Pompey the little." Two separate ownership inscriptions on t.p., in different hands, "Giffard," one including notation "Emm[anuel] Coll[ege], Camb[ridge] 1831;" above are the initials "HUWV."
Other physical details
ill. (engraved frontis.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)06747306
  • ucoclc6747306
Label
The history of Pompey the Little, or, The life and adventures of a lap-dog
Publication
Note
  • A satirical romance
  • Engraved frontispiece by Boitard
  • Signatures: A10 B-N12 O2
  • Errors in pagination: p. 186 and 193 numbered 86 and 149
  • Clark Library copy bound with: [Croft, Herbert, Sir, 1751-1816]. A brother's advice to his sisters. London: Printed for J. Wilkie, 1775.
Dimensions
17 cm (12mo)
Edition
The fifth edition.
Extent
[2], xii, [6], 291, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Burmester
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: imperfect, frontispiece leaf, and leaves A1 and A10 wanting. Contemporary [?] half-binding of tan calf and marbled paper boards; spine reinforced with a strip from an early newspaper, showing advertisements for ladies corsets and watches; gilt-ruled spine panels, and gold-stamped spine title "Pompey the little." Two separate ownership inscriptions on t.p., in different hands, "Giffard," one including notation "Emm[anuel] Coll[ege], Camb[ridge] 1831;" above are the initials "HUWV."
Other physical details
ill. (engraved frontis.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)06747306
  • ucoclc6747306

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