The Resource The blossoms of morality;, intended for the amusement and instruction of young ladies and gentlemen. By the editor of The Looking-glass for the mind. With forty-seven cuts, designed and engraved by I. Bewick

The blossoms of morality;, intended for the amusement and instruction of young ladies and gentlemen. By the editor of The Looking-glass for the mind. With forty-seven cuts, designed and engraved by I. Bewick

Label
The blossoms of morality;
Title
The blossoms of morality;
Statement of responsibility
intended for the amusement and instruction of young ladies and gentlemen. By the editor of The Looking-glass for the mind. With forty-seven cuts, designed and engraved by I. Bewick
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UBM
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1733 or 4-1793
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Johnson, R.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1760-1795
  • 1747-1791
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  • Bewick, John
  • Cooper, Charles
  • Berquin
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  • Children
  • Children
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The blossoms of morality;, intended for the amusement and instruction of young ladies and gentlemen. By the editor of The Looking-glass for the mind. With forty-seven cuts, designed and engraved by I. Bewick
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Woodcut illustrations and title vignette
  • The editorship of this book has been variously assigned to W.D. Cooper, Rev. J. Cooper (both pseudonyms of R. Johnson), and Rev. Charles Cooper. Cf. Osborne collection of early children's books, p.268-269
  • Cf. Moon, M. John Harris's books for youth, 56
  • "The Looking-glass is a very free translation of some of the most interesting tales of Mons. Bequin and other foreign writers... With respect to the present work, though we have not so largely borrowed from foreign writers, yet we have endeavoured to supply that deficiency by the introduction of original matter..."Pref
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (v, [6]-227 pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • Copy 1: Modern binding: Hair-vein marbled paper over boards, with orange leather label on spine. Ex libris The Olive Percival Collection of Children's Books.
  • Copy 2: contemporary tree calf, rebacked.
  • Copy 3: 18 cm. ; contemporary light brown calf over boards, gilt-stamped fillets on covers, spine ornaments, and turn-ins and cover edges; gilt edges. Ex libris C.A. and V.Baldwin. Ex libris black leather label pasted onto free end paper.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The blossoms of morality;, intended for the amusement and instruction of young ladies and gentlemen. By the editor of The Looking-glass for the mind. With forty-seven cuts, designed and engraved by I. Bewick
Link
Publication
Note
  • Woodcut illustrations and title vignette
  • The editorship of this book has been variously assigned to W.D. Cooper, Rev. J. Cooper (both pseudonyms of R. Johnson), and Rev. Charles Cooper. Cf. Osborne collection of early children's books, p.268-269
  • Cf. Moon, M. John Harris's books for youth, 56
  • "The Looking-glass is a very free translation of some of the most interesting tales of Mons. Bequin and other foreign writers... With respect to the present work, though we have not so largely borrowed from foreign writers, yet we have endeavoured to supply that deficiency by the introduction of original matter..."Pref
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (v, [6]-227 pages
Form of item
online
Note
  • Copy 1: Modern binding: Hair-vein marbled paper over boards, with orange leather label on spine. Ex libris The Olive Percival Collection of Children's Books.
  • Copy 2: contemporary tree calf, rebacked.
  • Copy 3: 18 cm. ; contemporary light brown calf over boards, gilt-stamped fillets on covers, spine ornaments, and turn-ins and cover edges; gilt edges. Ex libris C.A. and V.Baldwin. Ex libris black leather label pasted onto free end paper.
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote

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