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Original stories from real life with conversations, calcuated to regulate the affections, and form the mind to truth and goodness

Collection Data

Wollstonecraft, Mary, 1759-1797 (Author)
Blake, William, 1757-1827 (Illustrator)
Blake, William, 1757-1827 (Engraver)
Johnson, Joseph, 1738-1809 (Publisher)
Quinn, John, 1870-1924 (Former owner)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1791
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for J. Johnson
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz (Wollstonecraft, M. Original stories. 1791.)
Didactic fiction, English
Ownership: Pforzheimer copy : Provenance : John Quinn (bookplate)
Citation/reference: Bentley and Nurmi, 421; Keynes, 69
Content: Signatures: [A]⁶ B-H¹² I⁶.
Content: Publisher's advertisements: three pages, after text.
Content: Six plates designed and engraved by William Blake.
Physical Description
Extent: Viii, [4], 177, [3] p. : plates ; 19 cm. (12mo)
Binding: Polished tan calf, French fillets on covers, spine in compartments, gilt-tooled, black morocco labels, inner dentelles, Nonpareil endpapers, t.e.g, others uncut, by F. Bedford.
Type of Resource
RLIN/OCLC: 2506902
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13837496
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c5696390-c603-012f-91b8-58d385a7bc34
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