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 fifty-one wood cuts, (electronic 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 fifty-one wood cuts, (electronic resource)

Label
The blossoms of morality. : Intended for the amusement and instruction of young ladies and gentlemen.
Title
The blossoms of morality.
Title remainder
Intended for the amusement and instruction of young ladies and gentlemen.
Statement of responsibility
By the editor of The looking-glass for the mind. ; With fifty-one wood cuts
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 1866
  • 669.5
Citation source
  • Shaw & Shoemaker
  • Welch, d'A.A. Amer. children's books
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1733 or 4-1793
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, R.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1747-1791
  • 1775-1870
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berquin
  • Anderson, Alexander
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's stories
  • Conduct of life
  • Nature stories
  • Muslims
  • Sunday schools
  • Parent and child
  • Sex role
  • Pride and vanity
  • Gambling
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 fifty-one wood cuts, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/1866
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • "The looking-glass is a very free translation of some of the most interesting tales of Mons. Berquin, and other foreign writers. ... May these blossoms of morality, ... ripen to maturity, ..."--Advertisement, p. [3-5]
  • Running title: Youth's library. Blossoms of morality
  • Commonly attributed to Arnaud Berquin and Richard Johnson. Cf. Weedon, M.J.P. "Richard Johnson and the successors of John Newbery." The Library, 5th series, 4 (1949): 37, 42-43. Apparently, Richard Johnson occasionally used the pseudonym, "the Rev. Mr. Cooper, " a name also associated with The blossoms of morality. Welch attributes the text to Richard Johnson
  • Wood engravings by Alexander Anderson. "A. Anderson fecit."--wood-engraved vignette, p. 258
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000336299
Dimensions
19 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[2], 258 p.
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) 000336299
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 fifty-one wood cuts, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/1866
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • "The looking-glass is a very free translation of some of the most interesting tales of Mons. Berquin, and other foreign writers. ... May these blossoms of morality, ... ripen to maturity, ..."--Advertisement, p. [3-5]
  • Running title: Youth's library. Blossoms of morality
  • Commonly attributed to Arnaud Berquin and Richard Johnson. Cf. Weedon, M.J.P. "Richard Johnson and the successors of John Newbery." The Library, 5th series, 4 (1949): 37, 42-43. Apparently, Richard Johnson occasionally used the pseudonym, "the Rev. Mr. Cooper, " a name also associated with The blossoms of morality. Welch attributes the text to Richard Johnson
  • Wood engravings by Alexander Anderson. "A. Anderson fecit."--wood-engraved vignette, p. 258
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000336299
Dimensions
19 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[2], 258 p.
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) 000336299

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