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The Resource The life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish man : taken from his own mouth in his passage to England, from off Cape Horn in America, in the ship Hector, by a passenger in the ship ; embellished with cuts

The life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish man : taken from his own mouth in his passage to England, from off Cape Horn in America, in the ship Hector, by a passenger in the ship ; embellished with cuts

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The life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish man : taken from his own mouth in his passage to England, from off Cape Horn in America, in the ship Hector
Title
The life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish man
Title remainder
taken from his own mouth in his passage to England, from off Cape Horn in America, in the ship Hector
Statement of responsibility
by a passenger in the ship ; embellished with cuts
Title variation
Peter Wilkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish man : taken from his own mouth in his passage to England, from off Cape Horn in America, in the ship Hector, by a passenger in the ship ; embellished with cuts
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Woodcut illustrations
  • Publisher's advertisements: [2] p. at end
  • Abridged from Paltock's novel by Richard Johnson; cf. Weedon, M.J.P. Richard Johnson and the successors to John Newbery (The Library, 5th ser., v. 4, no. 1, June 1949, p. 52)
  • First published 1751
Dimensions
13 cm.
Extent
114, [2] p.
Note
  • Quarter brown calf and marbled paper over boards. Joints weak. In case.
  • Inscription in ink on upper paste-down and at head of t.p.: Edward Herbert.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31992289
  • ucoclc31992289
Label
The life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish man : taken from his own mouth in his passage to England, from off Cape Horn in America, in the ship Hector, by a passenger in the ship ; embellished with cuts
Publication
Note
  • Woodcut illustrations
  • Publisher's advertisements: [2] p. at end
  • Abridged from Paltock's novel by Richard Johnson; cf. Weedon, M.J.P. Richard Johnson and the successors to John Newbery (The Library, 5th ser., v. 4, no. 1, June 1949, p. 52)
  • First published 1751
Dimensions
13 cm.
Extent
114, [2] p.
Note
  • Quarter brown calf and marbled paper over boards. Joints weak. In case.
  • Inscription in ink on upper paste-down and at head of t.p.: Edward Herbert.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31992289
  • ucoclc31992289

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