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The fortunate foundlings: being the genuine history of Colonel M----rs, and his sister Madam du P---y, the issue of the Hon. Ch---es M----rs, son of the late Duke of R--l--d. Containing many wonderful accidents that befel them in their travels, and interspersed with the characters and adventures of several persons of condition, in the most polite courts of Europe. The whole calculated for the entertainment and improvement of the youth of both sexes
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The fortunate foundlings: being the genuine history of Colonel M----rs, and his sister Madam du P---y, the issue of the Hon. Ch---es M----rs, son of the late Duke of R--l--d. Containing many wonderful accidents that befel them in their travels, and interspersed with the characters and adventures of several persons of condition, in the most polite courts of Europe. The whole calculated for the entertainment and improvement of the youth of both sexes
Person:
Haywood, Eliza Fowler, 1693?-1756.
Bradley, A. Printed for
Title:
The fortunate foundlings: being the genuine history of Colonel M----rs, and his sister Madam du P---y, the issue of the Hon. Ch---es M----rs, son of the late Duke of R--l--d. Containing many wonderful accidents that befel them in their travels, and interspersed with the characters and adventures of several persons of condition, in the most polite courts of Europe. The whole calculated for the entertainment and improvement of the youth of both sexes
Publisher:
Dublin : Printed for A. Bradley, at the Two Bibles in Dame-Street,
Publication date:
1745.
Format:
Duodecimo
Number of Volumes / Pagination:
[8], 284 p. ;
Book Height:
18 cm.
Paratextual Essay Description:
Preface The preface. Front
Narrative form:
Third-person
Citation / Reference Note:
ESTC (RLIN) N6875
Beasley, J.C. Prose fiction pub. in England, 1740-1749, 150a
Subject Headings:
CHR 1745
PRO Singer, Jacob (donor) (copy 1)
PRO Singer, Leah (donor) (copy 1)
PRO Singer, Godfrey F. (honoree) (copy 1)
Corporate / Collection Name:
Early Novels
Collection of British and American Fiction, 1660-1830 (University of Pennsylvania) University of Pennsylvania
Repository:
University of Pennsylvania
General notes:
Published anonymously. By Eliza Haywood. Cf. NCBEL, II, col. 995.