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The Resource The new Robinson Crusoe : an instructive and entertaining history, for the use of children of both sexes, translated from the French ; embellished with thirty-two beautiful cuts ..

The new Robinson Crusoe : an instructive and entertaining history, for the use of children of both sexes, translated from the French ; embellished with thirty-two beautiful cuts ..

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The new Robinson Crusoe : an instructive and entertaining history, for the use of children of both sexes
Title
The new Robinson Crusoe
Title remainder
an instructive and entertaining history, for the use of children of both sexes
Statement of responsibility
translated from the French ; embellished with thirty-two beautiful cuts ..
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • freger
  • eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
EYM
Citation location within source
  • p. 239
  • 4876
  • 33
Citation source
  • Osborne Coll.
  • Gumuchian
  • Hugo, T. Bewick
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT 1832
LC item number
.C8 R73 1788
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The new Robinson Crusoe : an instructive and entertaining history, for the use of children of both sexes, translated from the French ; embellished with thirty-two beautiful cuts ..
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Entered at Stationers Hall."
  • Translation of Campe's French translation of his Robinson der Jüngere
  • First edition printed in England; cf. Gumuchian, cited below
  • Vol. 1: 173 p., [6] leaves of plates; frontispiece included in pagination; v. 2: 156 p., [7] leaves of plates; v. 3: 137 p., [9] leaves of plates; v. 4: 177, [9] p., [9] leaves of plates
  • Story told through dialogues
  • Publisher's booklist: [9] pages at end of volume 4
  • Illustrated by John Bewick; cf. Hugo, cited below
  • Includes preface
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 157.1
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
4 v. in 2
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1 = brown calf over boards, red leather label on spine; rebacked. Inscriptions on upper paste-down and free endpaper in both volumes.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2 = brown mottled calf over boards, tooled in gold; red and green leather labels on spine; all edges gilt; dentelles. Frontispieces have guardsheets. Volumes 1 and 2 only, bound individually.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13452031
  • ucoclc13452031
Label
The new Robinson Crusoe : an instructive and entertaining history, for the use of children of both sexes, translated from the French ; embellished with thirty-two beautiful cuts ..
Publication
Note
  • "Entered at Stationers Hall."
  • Translation of Campe's French translation of his Robinson der Jüngere
  • First edition printed in England; cf. Gumuchian, cited below
  • Vol. 1: 173 p., [6] leaves of plates; frontispiece included in pagination; v. 2: 156 p., [7] leaves of plates; v. 3: 137 p., [9] leaves of plates; v. 4: 177, [9] p., [9] leaves of plates
  • Story told through dialogues
  • Publisher's booklist: [9] pages at end of volume 4
  • Illustrated by John Bewick; cf. Hugo, cited below
  • Includes preface
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 157.1
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
4 v. in 2
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1 = brown calf over boards, red leather label on spine; rebacked. Inscriptions on upper paste-down and free endpaper in both volumes.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2 = brown mottled calf over boards, tooled in gold; red and green leather labels on spine; all edges gilt; dentelles. Frontispieces have guardsheets. Volumes 1 and 2 only, bound individually.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13452031
  • ucoclc13452031

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