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The Resource The peacock "at home", by a lady ; to which is added The butterfly's ball : an original poem / by Mr. Roscoe

The peacock "at home", by a lady ; to which is added The butterfly's ball : an original poem / by Mr. Roscoe

Label
The peacock "at home"
Title
The peacock "at home"
Statement of responsibility
by a lady ; to which is added The butterfly's ball : an original poem / by Mr. Roscoe
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
IUL
Citation location within source
217(1)
Citation source
Moon, M. Harris (1992)
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Harris's cabinet of amusement and instruction
Series volume
28
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The peacock "at home", by a lady ; to which is added The butterfly's ball : an original poem / by Mr. Roscoe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Series statement from Moon, cited below, and from publisher's ad
  • The peacock "at home" written as sequel to The butterfly's ball. Sequel: The lion's masquerade
  • Hand-colored ill
  • In verse
  • Mrs. Dorset's poem followed by ornithological notes: p. 11-18
  • Mr. Roscoe's poem has separate half-title: The butterfly's ball, and the grasshopper's feast
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 61
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 2241-2253
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 296
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
[2], 24 p., [4] leaves of plates
Note
  • Special Collections copy 1 = Half black sheep and tan marbled paper over boards. Inscribed "Mrs.Dawson" on upper free endpaper. With: Punctuation personfied / by Mr.Stops. London : Harris, 1824. Copy imperfect: pages 11-14 wanting. Call no: PE 1450 A2 S76 1824
  • Special Collections copy 2 = Buff printed wrappers. Ex libris Olive Percival. Inscription in ink on t.p. and p.[26]. Call no.: PZ 6 D738p 1822
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11127000
  • ucoclc11127000
Label
The peacock "at home", by a lady ; to which is added The butterfly's ball : an original poem / by Mr. Roscoe
Publication
Note
  • Series statement from Moon, cited below, and from publisher's ad
  • The peacock "at home" written as sequel to The butterfly's ball. Sequel: The lion's masquerade
  • Hand-colored ill
  • In verse
  • Mrs. Dorset's poem followed by ornithological notes: p. 11-18
  • Mr. Roscoe's poem has separate half-title: The butterfly's ball, and the grasshopper's feast
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 61
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 2241-2253
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 296
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
[2], 24 p., [4] leaves of plates
Note
  • Special Collections copy 1 = Half black sheep and tan marbled paper over boards. Inscribed "Mrs.Dawson" on upper free endpaper. With: Punctuation personfied / by Mr.Stops. London : Harris, 1824. Copy imperfect: pages 11-14 wanting. Call no: PE 1450 A2 S76 1824
  • Special Collections copy 2 = Buff printed wrappers. Ex libris Olive Percival. Inscription in ink on t.p. and p.[26]. Call no.: PZ 6 D738p 1822
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11127000
  • ucoclc11127000

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