The Resource The every day book for youth, by Peter Parley ; illustrated with numerous engravings

The every day book for youth, by Peter Parley ; illustrated with numerous engravings

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The every day book for youth
Title
The every day book for youth
Statement of responsibility
by Peter Parley ; illustrated with numerous engravings
Title variation
Parley's every day book
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
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1793-1860
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Goodrich, Samuel G.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Conduct of life
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The every day book for youth, by Peter Parley ; illustrated with numerous engravings
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Wood engravings: frontispiece, title vignette, and illustrations
  • Frontispiece included in pagination
  • "Printed by Haswell and Barrington, St. James Street, Philadelphia"--Page [2]
  • Half-title, p. [3]
  • "This work was undertaken in the hope of making an agreeable companion to youth, to be consulted every day in the year. It was not intended for mere children, but for those who have advanced to the age of twelve or fourteen years, or had arrived at that degree of maturity which would enable them to understand the language, and estimate the value of such counsel, and such entertainment, as might be drawn from the best writers in our language"--Introduction, p. [v]
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, [15]-359 pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • Blue fine rib grain cloth over boards; spine blocked in gold.
  • Upper free endpaper wanting. Loose in boards.
  • Inscription in ink on p. [1], dated: 1837.
Other physical details
illustrations (wood-engravings))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The every day book for youth, by Peter Parley ; illustrated with numerous engravings
Link
Publication
Note
  • Wood engravings: frontispiece, title vignette, and illustrations
  • Frontispiece included in pagination
  • "Printed by Haswell and Barrington, St. James Street, Philadelphia"--Page [2]
  • Half-title, p. [3]
  • "This work was undertaken in the hope of making an agreeable companion to youth, to be consulted every day in the year. It was not intended for mere children, but for those who have advanced to the age of twelve or fourteen years, or had arrived at that degree of maturity which would enable them to understand the language, and estimate the value of such counsel, and such entertainment, as might be drawn from the best writers in our language"--Introduction, p. [v]
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, [15]-359 pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • Blue fine rib grain cloth over boards; spine blocked in gold.
  • Upper free endpaper wanting. Loose in boards.
  • Inscription in ink on p. [1], dated: 1837.
Other physical details
illustrations (wood-engravings))
Specific material designation
remote

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