The Resource Choice emblems : natural, historical, fabulous, moral and divine, for the improvement and pastime of youth : ornamented with near fifty handsome allegorical engravings, designed on purpose for this work : with pleasing and familiar descriptions to each, in prose and verse, serving to display the beauties and morals of the ancient fabulists : the whole calculated to convey the golden lessons of instruction under a new and more delightful dress : written for the amusement of the right honorable Lord Newbattle

Choice emblems : natural, historical, fabulous, moral and divine, for the improvement and pastime of youth : ornamented with near fifty handsome allegorical engravings, designed on purpose for this work : with pleasing and familiar descriptions to each, in prose and verse, serving to display the beauties and morals of the ancient fabulists : the whole calculated to convey the golden lessons of instruction under a new and more delightful dress : written for the amusement of the right honorable Lord Newbattle

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Choice emblems : natural, historical, fabulous, moral and divine, for the improvement and pastime of youth : ornamented with near fifty handsome allegorical engravings, designed on purpose for this work : with pleasing and familiar descriptions to each, in prose and verse, serving to display the beauties and morals of the ancient fabulists : the whole calculated to convey the golden lessons of instruction under a new and more delightful dress : written for the amusement of the right honorable Lord Newbattle
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Choice emblems
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natural, historical, fabulous, moral and divine, for the improvement and pastime of youth : ornamented with near fifty handsome allegorical engravings, designed on purpose for this work : with pleasing and familiar descriptions to each, in prose and verse, serving to display the beauties and morals of the ancient fabulists : the whole calculated to convey the golden lessons of instruction under a new and more delightful dress : written for the amusement of the right honorable Lord Newbattle
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NNPM
Citation location within source
T108869
Citation source
ESTC
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1743-1788
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Wynne, John Huddlestone
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • d. 1786
  • fl. 1772
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  • Wale, Samuel
  • Ovenden
  • Riley, George
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Emblems
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Choice emblems : natural, historical, fabulous, moral and divine, for the improvement and pastime of youth : ornamented with near fifty handsome allegorical engravings, designed on purpose for this work : with pleasing and familiar descriptions to each, in prose and verse, serving to display the beauties and morals of the ancient fabulists : the whole calculated to convey the golden lessons of instruction under a new and more delightful dress : written for the amusement of the right honorable Lord Newbattle
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Publication
Note
  • Published anonymously by Wynne. See ESTC
  • Etched frontispiece signed: Wale delint., Ovenden sculpt. Butcherlow. XLVII emblems with woodcut ill
  • Signatures: A B-I12
  • Includes index
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 192 pages, [1] leaf of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • Binding: sheepskin. Rebacked, title in gilt on spine label. Traces of gilt roll on edges of boards.
  • Printed label of Lord W. Kerr, G.C.B. Inscription on A2r: Letitia Louisa Kerr, the gift of her Father, May 1809.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Choice emblems : natural, historical, fabulous, moral and divine, for the improvement and pastime of youth : ornamented with near fifty handsome allegorical engravings, designed on purpose for this work : with pleasing and familiar descriptions to each, in prose and verse, serving to display the beauties and morals of the ancient fabulists : the whole calculated to convey the golden lessons of instruction under a new and more delightful dress : written for the amusement of the right honorable Lord Newbattle
Link
Publication
Note
  • Published anonymously by Wynne. See ESTC
  • Etched frontispiece signed: Wale delint., Ovenden sculpt. Butcherlow. XLVII emblems with woodcut ill
  • Signatures: A B-I12
  • Includes index
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 192 pages, [1] leaf of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • Binding: sheepskin. Rebacked, title in gilt on spine label. Traces of gilt roll on edges of boards.
  • Printed label of Lord W. Kerr, G.C.B. Inscription on A2r: Letitia Louisa Kerr, the gift of her Father, May 1809.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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