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The village library : intended for the use of young persons / by Miss Gunning.

Author/Creator:
Gunning, Miss (Elizabeth), 1769-1823.
Publication:
London : Printed for B. Crosby and Co., Stationers'-court, Paternoster-row, 1802 ([London] : J. Cundee, Printer, Ivy-Lane)
Format/Description:
Book
[6], 184 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. (copper-engraving) ; 13 cm.
Subjects:
Children's stories.
Conduct of life -- Juvenile literature.
Form/Genre:
Advertisements -- Great Britain -- London -- 19th century.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Contents:
A happy family
The good farmer
The happiness of a peasant's life
The increase of family
The punishment of pride
The death-bed
The litigious brothers
The dreadful effects of revenge
Law-suit between neighbors
Reflections on the three preceding stories
The little boy and the eggs.
Notes:
Printer from colophon.
Frontispiece stipple-engraved on copper by J. Hopwood after W. Hopwood and dated: July 20, 1802.
Publisher's booklist: p. [5-6] at beginning.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Pauline R. Goldfein Memorial Book Fund.
Chronology:
1802
Cited in:
Osborne Coll., p. 924
Contributor:
Hopwood, James.
Hopwood, William, 1784-1853.
Collection of British and American Fiction, 1660-1830 (University of Pennsylvania)
Pauline R. Goldfein Memorial Book Fund.
Web link:
The Pauline R. Goldfein Memorial Book Fund Home Page
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