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The Resource The prettiest book for children : being The history of the enchanted castle : situated in one of the Fortunate Isles, and governed by giant Instruction, written for the entertainment of the little masters and misses of Great Britain by Don Stephano Bunyano, under-secretary to the aforesaid giant

The prettiest book for children : being The history of the enchanted castle : situated in one of the Fortunate Isles, and governed by giant Instruction, written for the entertainment of the little masters and misses of Great Britain by Don Stephano Bunyano, under-secretary to the aforesaid giant

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The prettiest book for children : being The history of the enchanted castle : situated in one of the Fortunate Isles, and governed by giant Instruction
Title
The prettiest book for children
Title remainder
being The history of the enchanted castle : situated in one of the Fortunate Isles, and governed by giant Instruction
Statement of responsibility
written for the entertainment of the little masters and misses of Great Britain by Don Stephano Bunyano, under-secretary to the aforesaid giant
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Genre
Language
eng
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CLU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
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The prettiest book for children : being The history of the enchanted castle : situated in one of the Fortunate Isles, and governed by giant Instruction, written for the entertainment of the little masters and misses of Great Britain by Don Stephano Bunyano, under-secretary to the aforesaid giant
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Publication
Note
  • Imprint on title-page: "In the year when all naughty boys and girls should be soundly whipped, and all the good ones have plenty of custards and plumb-cakes, that is in this present year 1770"
  • First edition; cf. Moon, cited below
  • Preface dated June 14, 1770
  • Publisher's advertisement: [1] page following text
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 865
  • Cf. Roscoe, S. Newbery, J48(1)
  • Cf. Moon, M. Harris (1992), 91
Dimensions
11 cm.
Extent
94, [1] p.
Note
  • Dutch floral paper over boards.
  • Inscribed "Edward Browning his book May 21 1773" on upper free endpaper.
  • Pencil scrawls on pages 32-33; latter page torn.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30090551
  • ucoclc30090551
Label
The prettiest book for children : being The history of the enchanted castle : situated in one of the Fortunate Isles, and governed by giant Instruction, written for the entertainment of the little masters and misses of Great Britain by Don Stephano Bunyano, under-secretary to the aforesaid giant
Publication
Note
  • Imprint on title-page: "In the year when all naughty boys and girls should be soundly whipped, and all the good ones have plenty of custards and plumb-cakes, that is in this present year 1770"
  • First edition; cf. Moon, cited below
  • Preface dated June 14, 1770
  • Publisher's advertisement: [1] page following text
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 865
  • Cf. Roscoe, S. Newbery, J48(1)
  • Cf. Moon, M. Harris (1992), 91
Dimensions
11 cm.
Extent
94, [1] p.
Note
  • Dutch floral paper over boards.
  • Inscribed "Edward Browning his book May 21 1773" on upper free endpaper.
  • Pencil scrawls on pages 32-33; latter page torn.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30090551
  • ucoclc30090551

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