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A museum for young gentlemen and ladies [ESTC T86191]

DMI number:
802
Publication Date:
1773
ESTC number:
T86191
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW104629330
Shelfmark:
BL 8306.a.28
Full Title:
A | MUSEUM | FOR | Young GENTLEMEN and LADIES: | OR, | A PRIVATE TUTOR | For Little MASTERS and MISSES. | CONTAINING | A Variety of useful Subjects, and in particular, | [two columns] [col. 1]I. Directions for Reading | with Elegance and Pro- | priety. | II. The ancient and pre- | sent State of Great-Bri- | tain; with a compendi- | ous History of England. | III. An Account of the | Solar System. | IV. Historical and Geo- | graphical Description of | the several Countries in | the World; with the | Manners, Customs, and | Habits of the People. | V. An Account of the | Arts and Sciences. | VI. Rules for Behaviour. | VII. Advice to young Per- | sons on their entering [/col. 1] [col. 2]upon the World; with | short Rules of Religion | and Morality. | VIII. Tables of Weights | and Measures. | IX. Explanation of Abbre- | viations used in Words | and Dates. | X. The seven Wonders of | the World. | XI. Prospect and Descrip- | tion of the burning | Mountain. | XII. Dying Words and Be- | haviour of Great Men, | when just quitting the | Stage of Life; with many | other useful Particulars, | all in a plain familiar Way | for Youth of both Sexes.[/col. 2] | WITH | LETTERS, TALES, and FABLES, for Amusement and | Instruction; illustrated with CUTS. | [rule] | THE SEVENTH EDITION. | [rule] | [i]LONDON:[/i] | Printed for Messrs. CARNAN and NEWBERY, at the | Bible and Sun, No. 65. in St. Paul's Church Yard; | and B. COLLINS, in Salisbury. 1773. [Price 1s.]
Place of Publication:
London
Genres:
Collection of educational texts, Collection including prose, and Collection aimed at children/young people
Format:
Octodecimo (18mo)
Price:
1 s.
Pagination:
[2], [iii]-vi, [1]-221
Bibliographic details:
Seventh edition
Comments:
Contents: collection mainly contains educational prose, pp. iii-vi, 1-205, 209-213, 217-222, including 'Letters, Poems, Tales, and Fables, For Amusement and Instruction' pp. 198-222.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: 'From The Guardian, No. 111. By way of Introduction' pp. iii-vi.
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Related People
Publisher:
Francis Newbery
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Editor:
Oliver Goldsmith
Confidence:
Speculation
Comments:
ESTC notes that this is 'sometimes attributed to John Newbery and to Oliver Goldsmith'.
Publisher:
Thomas Carnan
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
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Benjamin Collins
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Editor:
John Newbery
Confidence:
Speculation
Comments:
ESTC notes that this is 'sometimes attributed to John Newbery and to Oliver Goldsmith'.
Content/Publication
First Line:
A man of wisdom may disguise
Page No:
pp.205-209
Poem Title:
The Country Squire and his Man John. A Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
First Line:
Friendship like love is but a name
Page No:
pp.214-216
Poem Title:
Fable of the Hare and many Friends.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay