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The Resource Historical tales of illustrious children, by Agnes Strickland, authoress of "The rival Crusoes, " etc. ; with engravings

Historical tales of illustrious children, by Agnes Strickland, authoress of "The rival Crusoes, " etc. ; with engravings

Label
Historical tales of illustrious children
Title
Historical tales of illustrious children
Statement of responsibility
by Agnes Strickland, authoress of "The rival Crusoes, " etc. ; with engravings
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
UBY
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
standards specifications
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Historical tales of illustrious children, by Agnes Strickland, authoress of "The rival Crusoes, " etc. ; with engravings
Link
http://www.archive.org/details/historicaltaleso00stri
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "It is the object of the present work to offer to the young a series of moral and instructive tales, each founded on some striking authentic fact in the annals of English history, in which royal or distinguished children were engaged."--preface, p. 6. Includes historical summaries of the background of each tale at the end
  • Spine title: Tales of illustrious children
  • Munroe & Francis published in Boston continuously from 1816 to 1853. C.S. Francis & Co. published in New York from 1842 to 1859. Joseph H. Francis published as an individual at 128 Washington St., Boston, from 1836 to 1851
  • Wood-engraved illustrations signed by Alonzo Hartwell and Alexander Anderson
  • Not in Checklist Amer. imprints
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Guthred, the widow's slave -- The royal brothers -- The chase of Wareham -- The sons of the Conqueror -- Wolsey Bridge; or, The boy bachelor -- The judgment of Sir Thomas Moore [sic] -- Lady Lucy's petition to the queen
Extent
1 online resource (276 p., [9] leaves of plates)
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn641315779
  • UtOrBLW
Label
Historical tales of illustrious children, by Agnes Strickland, authoress of "The rival Crusoes, " etc. ; with engravings
Link
http://www.archive.org/details/historicaltaleso00stri
Publication
Note
  • "It is the object of the present work to offer to the young a series of moral and instructive tales, each founded on some striking authentic fact in the annals of English history, in which royal or distinguished children were engaged."--preface, p. 6. Includes historical summaries of the background of each tale at the end
  • Spine title: Tales of illustrious children
  • Munroe & Francis published in Boston continuously from 1816 to 1853. C.S. Francis & Co. published in New York from 1842 to 1859. Joseph H. Francis published as an individual at 128 Washington St., Boston, from 1836 to 1851
  • Wood-engraved illustrations signed by Alonzo Hartwell and Alexander Anderson
  • Not in Checklist Amer. imprints
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Guthred, the widow's slave -- The royal brothers -- The chase of Wareham -- The sons of the Conqueror -- Wolsey Bridge; or, The boy bachelor -- The judgment of Sir Thomas Moore [sic] -- Lady Lucy's petition to the queen
Extent
1 online resource (276 p., [9] leaves of plates)
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn641315779
  • UtOrBLW

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