Domestic recreation, or, Dialogues illustrative of natural and scientific subjects / by Priscilla Wakefield.

Author
Wakefield, Priscilla, 1751-1832 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London : Printed for Darton and Harvey, Gracechurch-Street, 1806.
Description
vi, [ii], 215, [5] p., [1], 5 leaves of plates : ill. (copper engravings) ; 15 cm.

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Natural historyJuvenile literature [Browse]
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Summary note
Instruction in natural science in the form of conversations between Mrs. Dimsdale and her two daughters, Emily and Lucy.
Notes
  • Includes half-title leaf.
  • Publisher's advertisements on p. [2-5] at end.
  • Princeton copy 1 Pub. green roan with buff boards.
  • Princeton copy 2 Pub. green roan with buff boards.
  • Princeton copy 1 Without publisher's advertisements on p. [2-5] at end.
  • Princeton copy 1 Signed 'F.B. Owen' at head of half-title leaf.
  • Princeton copy 2 Inscribed on p. 2 of cover: Emma & Jane Parker from Catharine Morgan, May 14th. 1812.
References
Darton, L. The Dartons, G992(2)
Other title(s)
Dialogues illustrative of natural and scientific subjects
OCLC
19062173
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