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The Resource The new Robinson Crusoe : an instructive and entertaining history, for the use of children of both sexes, illustrated with thirty-two wood engravings

The new Robinson Crusoe : an instructive and entertaining history, for the use of children of both sexes, illustrated with thirty-two wood engravings

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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
illustrated with thirty-two wood engravings
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • freger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IUL
Citation location within source
  • 4904
  • 869
Citation source
  • Gumuchian
  • Harvey-Darton
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The new Robinson Crusoe : an instructive and entertaining history, for the use of children of both sexes, illustrated with thirty-two wood engravings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Anonymous translation of Campe's French translation of his Robinson der Jüngere. Campe's own translation into English was first published as Robinson the younger in Hamburgh, 1781-1782, cf. NCBEL II:1032
  • Wood engravings: full-page, numbered text illustrations, no. 12 serving as the frontispiece. Copies of those done by John Bewick for the 1788 Stockdale edition
  • Story told through dialogues
  • This translation first published by Stockdale in 4 vols., 1788
  • Approximate date from Gumuchian, cited below
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 239
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 157.1-158.6
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 312 p.
Note
Navy blue morocco-grain cloth over boards, blocked in gold and blind.
Other physical details
32 ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13528993
  • ucoclc13528993
Label
The new Robinson Crusoe : an instructive and entertaining history, for the use of children of both sexes, illustrated with thirty-two wood engravings
Publication
Note
  • Anonymous translation of Campe's French translation of his Robinson der Jüngere. Campe's own translation into English was first published as Robinson the younger in Hamburgh, 1781-1782, cf. NCBEL II:1032
  • Wood engravings: full-page, numbered text illustrations, no. 12 serving as the frontispiece. Copies of those done by John Bewick for the 1788 Stockdale edition
  • Story told through dialogues
  • This translation first published by Stockdale in 4 vols., 1788
  • Approximate date from Gumuchian, cited below
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 239
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 157.1-158.6
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 312 p.
Note
Navy blue morocco-grain cloth over boards, blocked in gold and blind.
Other physical details
32 ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13528993
  • ucoclc13528993

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