The female spectator. By Mrs. Eliza Haywood. The seventh edition. In four volumes. Volume I
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0_|a PR3506.H94 |b A65 1771
__|a PR3506.H94 |b A65 1771 |i 06/05/86 CT
10|a Haywood, Eliza Fowler, |d 1693?-1756.
14|a The female spectator. |c By Mrs. Eliza Haywood.
__|a The female spectator. By Mrs. Eliza Haywood. The seventh edition. In four volumes. Volume I. |d Letter-press |g Full |x Volume |v v.1
__|a The female spectator. By Mrs. Eliza Haywood. The seventh edition. In four volumes. Volume II. |d Letter-press |g Full |x Volume |v v.2
__|a The female spectator. By Mrs. Eliza Haywood. The seventh edition. In four volumes. Volume III. |d Letter-press |g Full |x Volume |v v.3
__|a The female spectator. By Mrs. Eliza Haywood. The seventh edition. In four volumes. Volume IV. |d Letter-press |g Full |x Volume |v v.4
07|a The female spectator. |x "The female book [arabic numeral]" (verso); "book [arabic numeral] spectator" (recto)
__|a The seventh edition. |b Seventh edition
0_|a London |b London: H. Gardner, opposite St. Clement's Church, in the Strand. |c M.DCC.LXXI. |v v.1 |v v.2 |v v.3 |v v.4
__|a 4 v. : |b ill. (frontispiece); |c 18 cm. (12 mo) |x Duodecimo |z In four volumes
__|a S-M copy
__|a Originally issued in monthly parts, April 1744-May 1746, ostensibly by a club of four women.
__|a Page 3-4: "Having agreed with myself on this important point, I commenced author...but on examining...I found...there was an absolute necessity for me to call in to my assistance such of my acquaintance as were qualified....These three approved my design, assured me of all the help they could afford, and soon gave a proof of it in bringing their several essays...whatever production I shall be favoured with from these ladies, or any others...will be exhibited under the general title of the female spectator; and how many contributors soever there may happen to be to the work, they are to be considered only as several members of one body, of which I am the mouth."
__|a Different engraving on verso of page opposite title page in each volume, underneath reads "Bonneau, sec.t."
__|a Insignia/emblem on each title page
__|a Book-plate on front paste-down of each volume that reads "Library of the University of Pennsylvania, The Godfrey F. Singer Memorial presented by Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Singer"
__|a Each volume divided into "books"
4_|a ESTC (RLIN) |c T135109
__|a Dedication |b To her grace the duchess of Leeds. |c Front |v v.1
__|a Index |b Index. |c Back |v v.1 |v v.2 |v v.3 |v v.4 |x First item on index of volume 1: "Author, her character"
__|a First-person |b Letters |d Long stretches of narrative about other characters, therefore appear to be in the third-person |d One instance of dramatic dialogue
__|a Robt. Conan |b Ink |x On top right of each volume title page |v v.1 |v v.2 |v v.3 |v v.4
__|a alfCad(?) |b Ink |x On top left of front paste-down of volume 1 |x Unclear |v v.1
__|a W.6 |b Pencil |x On top left of front paste-down of all volumes |v v.1 |v v.2 |v v.3 |v v.4
__|a Ink |b Letters |v v.1 |x Reads "y/ao" |x On verso of title page, in the center of page
__|a Author (text) |b Proper name |2 By Mrs. Eliza Haywood |3 Title Page |5 Female |6 Female
__|a Author (paratext) |b Generic/Descriptive |2 I am, with the most profound duty and submission...The female spectator |3 Letter |5 Female |6 Female |x In paratextual/prefatory letter at beginning of novel
_4|a CHR 1771
_4|a PRO Conan, Robert (autograph) (Singer-Mendenhall copy)
__|a Conan, Robert |4 Author (inscription) |5 Unauthorized
__|a Bonneau |4 Illustrator |5 Unauthorized
__|a Singer, Jacob |4 Author (book-plate) |5 Unauthorized
__|a Gardner, H. |4 Printed for |5 Unauthorized
2_|a Collection of British and American Fiction, 1660-1830 (University of Pennsylvania)
2_|a Early Novels |5 University of Pennsylvania
01|b scrare |t 1 |h PR3506.H94 |i A65 1771
01|b scsing |t 1 |h PR3506.H94 |i A65 1771
__|a "Robt. Conan" |z
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__|l RBC |e \\Another\Copy\Singer-\Menden-\hall\ |v 4v. |i 06/05/86 C
__|l RBC |c 1:(v.1-4) |q 18378-81 |i 06/05/86 C
__|l RBC |c 2:(v.1-4) |q 725921-4 |s Singer-Mendenhall copy |s Ex libris Conan, Robert (autograph) |i 06/05/86 C
__|2 Grace |2 Duchess |4 Leeds |v v.1
__|2 Index |v v.1 |v v.2 |v v.3 |v v.4
__|2 Spectator |2 Mrs. |2 Edition |2 Volume |3 Female |3 Seventh |3 Four |5 Mrs. Eliza Haywood |7 Volume |v v.1 |v v.2 |v v.3 |v v.4
__|a MR |b 05/26/2011 |c Swarthmore College