The Resource Aunt Mary's tales, for the entertainment and improvement of little boys. : Addressed to her nephews, (electronic resource)

Aunt Mary's tales, for the entertainment and improvement of little boys. : Addressed to her nephews, (electronic resource)

Label
Aunt Mary's tales, for the entertainment and improvement of little boys. : Addressed to her nephews
Title
Aunt Mary's tales, for the entertainment and improvement of little boys.
Title remainder
Addressed to her nephews
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 41093
  • 619
  • 552
Citation source
  • Shaw & Shoemaker
  • Welch, d'A.A. Amer. children's books
  • Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hughs
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1775-1870
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Anderson, Alexander
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's stories
  • Conduct of life
  • Educators
  • Boys
  • School children
  • Natural history
  • Cousins
  • Electricity
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Aunt Mary's tales, for the entertainment and improvement of little boys. : Addressed to her nephews, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/41093
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • "My wish has always been to convince you that natural history and philosophy are, in a great degree, accessible even to childish capacities, at the same time that the study is laying up stores of pleasure and amusement for the more advanced periods of life."--To my nephews, preface, p. [iii]-iv, signed: Mary [i.e., Mary Hughs]
  • Error in paging: p. 174 misnumbered 172
  • Wood-engraved frontispiece signed: A [i.e., Alexander Anderson]
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Contents
The rival friend -- The ghost
Control code
000359767
Dimensions
15 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First American from the third London edition.
Extent
iv, 172 [i.e. 174] p., [1] leaf of plates ;
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000359767
Label
Aunt Mary's tales, for the entertainment and improvement of little boys. : Addressed to her nephews, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/41093
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • "My wish has always been to convince you that natural history and philosophy are, in a great degree, accessible even to childish capacities, at the same time that the study is laying up stores of pleasure and amusement for the more advanced periods of life."--To my nephews, preface, p. [iii]-iv, signed: Mary [i.e., Mary Hughs]
  • Error in paging: p. 174 misnumbered 172
  • Wood-engraved frontispiece signed: A [i.e., Alexander Anderson]
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Contents
The rival friend -- The ghost
Control code
000359767
Dimensions
15 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First American from the third London edition.
Extent
iv, 172 [i.e. 174] p., [1] leaf of plates ;
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000359767

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