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The Resource An Abridgement of Scripture history : designed for the amusement and improvement of children : wherein the most striking actions in the Old Testament are made plain to the youngest capacities : adorned with head peices [sic] expressive of the subject of each narrative, curiously engraved on 60 copper plates, and dedicated to the infant Bishop of Osnaburg, by an eminent divine

An Abridgement of Scripture history : designed for the amusement and improvement of children : wherein the most striking actions in the Old Testament are made plain to the youngest capacities : adorned with head peices [sic] expressive of the subject of each narrative, curiously engraved on 60 copper plates, and dedicated to the infant Bishop of Osnaburg, by an eminent divine

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An Abridgement of Scripture history : designed for the amusement and improvement of children : wherein the most striking actions in the Old Testament are made plain to the youngest capacities : adorned with head peices [sic] expressive of the subject of each narrative, curiously engraved on 60 copper plates, and dedicated to the infant Bishop of Osnaburg
Title
An Abridgement of Scripture history
Title remainder
designed for the amusement and improvement of children : wherein the most striking actions in the Old Testament are made plain to the youngest capacities : adorned with head peices [sic] expressive of the subject of each narrative, curiously engraved on 60 copper plates, and dedicated to the infant Bishop of Osnaburg
Statement of responsibility
by an eminent divine
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
OPP
Citation location within source
L60
Citation source
Opie
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
An Abridgement of Scripture history : designed for the amusement and improvement of children : wherein the most striking actions in the Old Testament are made plain to the youngest capacities : adorned with head peices [sic] expressive of the subject of each narrative, curiously engraved on 60 copper plates, and dedicated to the infant Bishop of Osnaburg, by an eminent divine
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Engraved title-page with vignette
  • Frontispiece by C. Grignion after S. Wale; "published according to Act of Parliament, 1765."
  • Fifty six numbered plates; each accompanied by prose text
  • Reproduction of original in the Bodleian Library
Base of film
safety base polyester
Carrier category
microfiche
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • 4x6 in. or 11x15 cm.
  • 35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
[4], 112 p., [1] leaf of plates
Form of item
microfiche
Generation
  • service copy
  • first generation master
Media category
microform
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations.
Positive negative aspect
  • positive
  • negative
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Reproduction note
Microfiche.
Specific material designation
  • microfiche
  • microfilm reel
Stock number
CL0021000022
Label
An Abridgement of Scripture history : designed for the amusement and improvement of children : wherein the most striking actions in the Old Testament are made plain to the youngest capacities : adorned with head peices [sic] expressive of the subject of each narrative, curiously engraved on 60 copper plates, and dedicated to the infant Bishop of Osnaburg, by an eminent divine
Publication
Note
  • Engraved title-page with vignette
  • Frontispiece by C. Grignion after S. Wale; "published according to Act of Parliament, 1765."
  • Fifty six numbered plates; each accompanied by prose text
  • Reproduction of original in the Bodleian Library
Base of film
safety base polyester
Carrier category
microfiche
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • 4x6 in. or 11x15 cm.
  • 35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
[4], 112 p., [1] leaf of plates
Form of item
microfiche
Generation
  • service copy
  • first generation master
Media category
microform
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations.
Positive negative aspect
  • positive
  • negative
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
--
ReductionRatioRange
reduction rate varies
Reproduction note
Microfiche.
Specific material designation
  • microfiche
  • microfilm reel
Stock number
CL0021000022

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