A poetical description of song birds : interspersed with entertaining songs, fables, and tales, adapted to each subject : for the amusement of children.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London : Printed for T. Carnan ..., 1787.
Description
vii, [1], 80 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. (woodcuts) ; 12 cm.

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Subject(s)
Publisher
Rare books genre
Markings --18th century [Browse]
Notes
  • Engraved t.p.
  • Dedicated to "Her Royal Highness, Charlotte Augusta Matilda, Princess Royal of England."
  • Identified as the 1787 edition on the basis of the types and floral type ornaments used.
  • Cotsen copy: Imperfect: frontispiece and title-page wanting.
  • Cotsen copy: Some cuts colored in by a child-reader.
Binding note
Pub. salmon boards, embossed with floral designs.
References
Roscoe, J299(3)
Other title(s)
Poetical description of birds
OCLC
11075633
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