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The Resource The Playfair papers, or, Brother Jonathan, the smartest nation in all creation ; in three volumes

The Playfair papers, or, Brother Jonathan, the smartest nation in all creation ; in three volumes

Label
The Playfair papers, or, Brother Jonathan, the smartest nation in all creation ; in three volumes
Title
The Playfair papers, or, Brother Jonathan, the smartest nation in all creation ; in three volumes
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Citation location within source
no. 1973
Citation source
Magee, D.B. Victoria R.I.
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The Playfair papers, or, Brother Jonathan, the smartest nation in all creation ; in three volumes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Added t.p. v.1, engraved, with illustrations in gilt and lettering in copper
  • "Illustrated by Robert Cruikshank."
  • Hand-colored plates
  • Originally issued in monthly parts, 1840-41, under title: Brother Jonathan: or the "Smartest nation in all creation." Sketches of American life and manners, selected from the papers of Mr. Hugo Playfair ... Ed. by Paul Paterson. cf. Sabin, Bibl. amer
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition in book form.
Extent
3 v.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Bound in original green cloth, enclosed in cloth case.
Other physical details
fronts. (v. 2, 3 col.), col. plates.
System control number
  • (UPB)notisDFM5415
  • (UPRA)rdb03637787
  • (UPRA)utbgRLA181250-B
  • Spec recon
  • MARS
  • (OCoLC)ocn370600765
Label
The Playfair papers, or, Brother Jonathan, the smartest nation in all creation ; in three volumes
Publication
Note
  • Added t.p. v.1, engraved, with illustrations in gilt and lettering in copper
  • "Illustrated by Robert Cruikshank."
  • Hand-colored plates
  • Originally issued in monthly parts, 1840-41, under title: Brother Jonathan: or the "Smartest nation in all creation." Sketches of American life and manners, selected from the papers of Mr. Hugo Playfair ... Ed. by Paul Paterson. cf. Sabin, Bibl. amer
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition in book form.
Extent
3 v.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Bound in original green cloth, enclosed in cloth case.
Other physical details
fronts. (v. 2, 3 col.), col. plates.
System control number
  • (UPB)notisDFM5415
  • (UPRA)rdb03637787
  • (UPRA)utbgRLA181250-B
  • Spec recon
  • MARS
  • (OCoLC)ocn370600765

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