The Resource Visit for a week, or, Hints on the improvement of time. : Containing, original tales, entertaining stories, interesting anecdotes, and sketches from natural and moral history. To which is added, a poetical appendix, designed for the amusement of youth. [Four lines from Voltaire] Embellished with an elegant frontispiece, (electronic resource)

Visit for a week, or, Hints on the improvement of time. : Containing, original tales, entertaining stories, interesting anecdotes, and sketches from natural and moral history. To which is added, a poetical appendix, designed for the amusement of youth. [Four lines from Voltaire] Embellished with an elegant frontispiece, (electronic resource)

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Visit for a week, or, Hints on the improvement of time. : Containing, original tales, entertaining stories, interesting anecdotes, and sketches from natural and moral history. To which is added, a poetical appendix, designed for the amusement of youth. [Four lines from Voltaire] Embellished with an elegant frontispiece
Title
Visit for a week, or, Hints on the improvement of time.
Title remainder
Containing, original tales, entertaining stories, interesting anecdotes, and sketches from natural and moral history. To which is added, a poetical appendix, designed for the amusement of youth. [Four lines from Voltaire] Embellished with an elegant frontispiece
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Contributor
Engraver
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 30966
  • 9791
  • W28545
Citation source
  • Evans
  • Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books
  • English Short Title Catalog
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active 1785-1816
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peacock, Lucy
Nature of contents
patent document
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1767-1848
  • 1769?-1834
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thackara, James
  • Ormrod, John
  • Conrad, Ephraim
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Women as authors
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Visit for a week, or, Hints on the improvement of time. : Containing, original tales, entertaining stories, interesting anecdotes, and sketches from natural and moral history. To which is added, a poetical appendix, designed for the amusement of youth. [Four lines from Voltaire] Embellished with an elegant frontispiece, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • Attributed to Peacock in the Dictionary of national biography
  • Frontispiece engraved by James Thackara
  • Error in paging: p. 253 misnumbered 254
  • "Books published by J. Ormrod, no. 41, Chesnut-Street."--p. [276]
  • Reproduction of original from Library of Congress
Control code
ESTCW28545
Dimensions
120.
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unknown
Extent
[4],275,[1]p., [1]leaf of plates
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Uk-ES)006454615
  • (Uk-ES)006454615
Label
Visit for a week, or, Hints on the improvement of time. : Containing, original tales, entertaining stories, interesting anecdotes, and sketches from natural and moral history. To which is added, a poetical appendix, designed for the amusement of youth. [Four lines from Voltaire] Embellished with an elegant frontispiece, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Attributed to Peacock in the Dictionary of national biography
  • Frontispiece engraved by James Thackara
  • Error in paging: p. 253 misnumbered 254
  • "Books published by J. Ormrod, no. 41, Chesnut-Street."--p. [276]
  • Reproduction of original from Library of Congress
Control code
ESTCW28545
Dimensions
120.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[4],275,[1]p., [1]leaf of plates
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Uk-ES)006454615
  • (Uk-ES)006454615

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