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The Resource The parent's assistant, or, Stories for children : in six volumes, by Maria Edgeworth ..

The parent's assistant, or, Stories for children : in six volumes, by Maria Edgeworth ..

Label
The parent's assistant, or, Stories for children : in six volumes
Title
The parent's assistant, or, Stories for children
Title remainder
in six volumes
Statement of responsibility
by Maria Edgeworth ..
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
CLU
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The parent's assistant, or, Stories for children : in six volumes, by Maria Edgeworth ..
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • General t.p. in volume 1 only; each volume has special t.p. with individual story titles heading title proper
  • Edition statement from vol. 1 special t.p. Volumes 2-6: The third edition, with additions
  • Vol. 1: xii, 191 p.; v. 2: 225 p.; v. 3: 237 p.; v. 4: 202 p.; v. 5: 251 p.; v. 6: [2], 224 p
  • UCLA copy imperfect: general title-page and preface incorrectly bound in at end of volume 1; duplicates bound in at end of volume 6.
  • "The stories, entitled, the Little Dog Trusty, the Orange Man and the Thief, and the Purple Jar, which were given in the former edition, are transferred to a work for younger children, entitled, Early Lessons"--preface, p. xii
  • Publisher's advertisement: at end of preface
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 249; 880
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 2352-2355
Contents
v.1. Lazy Lawrence -- Tarlton -- False key -- v.2. The birth-day present -- Simple Susan -- v.3. The bracelets -- The little merchants -- v.4. Old Poz -- The mimic -- Mademoiselle Panache -- v.5. The basket-woman -- The white pigeon -- The orphans -- Waste not, want not -- Forgive and forget -- v.6. The barring out -- Eton Montem
Dimensions
14 cm.
Edition
The third edition.
Extent
6 v.
Note
  • Quarter green sheep and marbled paper over boards; white paper label on spines. In green and yellow patterned cases.
  • Inscribed "Northwick" on upper free endpapers.
  • Bookseller's label "Sold at B. Tabart's Juvenile & School Library, No. 157, New Bond Street..." on upper paste-downs.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31766296
  • ucoclc31766296
Label
The parent's assistant, or, Stories for children : in six volumes, by Maria Edgeworth ..
Publication
Note
  • General t.p. in volume 1 only; each volume has special t.p. with individual story titles heading title proper
  • Edition statement from vol. 1 special t.p. Volumes 2-6: The third edition, with additions
  • Vol. 1: xii, 191 p.; v. 2: 225 p.; v. 3: 237 p.; v. 4: 202 p.; v. 5: 251 p.; v. 6: [2], 224 p
  • UCLA copy imperfect: general title-page and preface incorrectly bound in at end of volume 1; duplicates bound in at end of volume 6.
  • "The stories, entitled, the Little Dog Trusty, the Orange Man and the Thief, and the Purple Jar, which were given in the former edition, are transferred to a work for younger children, entitled, Early Lessons"--preface, p. xii
  • Publisher's advertisement: at end of preface
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 249; 880
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 2352-2355
Contents
v.1. Lazy Lawrence -- Tarlton -- False key -- v.2. The birth-day present -- Simple Susan -- v.3. The bracelets -- The little merchants -- v.4. Old Poz -- The mimic -- Mademoiselle Panache -- v.5. The basket-woman -- The white pigeon -- The orphans -- Waste not, want not -- Forgive and forget -- v.6. The barring out -- Eton Montem
Dimensions
14 cm.
Edition
The third edition.
Extent
6 v.
Note
  • Quarter green sheep and marbled paper over boards; white paper label on spines. In green and yellow patterned cases.
  • Inscribed "Northwick" on upper free endpapers.
  • Bookseller's label "Sold at B. Tabart's Juvenile & School Library, No. 157, New Bond Street..." on upper paste-downs.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31766296
  • ucoclc31766296

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