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A museum for young gentlemen and ladies [T210260] [ecco]

DMI number:
805
Publication Date:
1790
ESTC number:
T210260
EEBO/ECCO link:
CB127534976
Shelfmark:
ECCO - Dublin city library / Library of congress
Full Title:
A | MUSEUM | FOR | YOUNG GENTLEMEN [i]and[/i] LADIES; | OR, | PRIVATE TUTOR | AND | POCKET LIBRARY. | BEING | The most useful and entertaining Companion for the | Youth of both Sexes ever offered to the Public, | CONTAINING | Directions for Reading with Elegance and Pro- | priety. A compendious History of [i]Ireland[/i] | and [i]England.[/i] Of the Cities, Towns, Rivers, | Mountains, and Curiosities of [i]Ireland.[/i] A | Description of the Giant's Causeway with a | CUT. An Account of the Solar System. | Of the four Quarters of the World. With | an historical Account of [i]France, Spain, Swe- | den, Denmark, &c. &c.[/i] Also Lists of things | necessary to be known. Of the Seven Won- | ders of the World, with CUTS of each. Letters, Poems, Tales and Fables. | The Whole illustrated with Twenty-seven | PLATES elegantly engraved. | [double rule] | DUBLIN: | Printed by PETER HOBY, at the Mercury, (No. 33) | [i]Upper Ormond-Quay[/i], 1790.
Place of Publication:
Dublin
Genres:
Collection including prose, Collection of educational texts, and Collection aimed at children/young people
Format:
Duodecimo
Comments:
Contents: collection mainly contains educational prose, pp. iii-vi, 1-274, 279-288, 294-306, including 'Letters, Poems, Tales, and Fables, For Amusement and Instruction' pp. 266-306.
Other matter:
Prefatory matter: 'From The Guardian, No. 111. By Way of Introduction' pp. iii-vi.
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Author:
Peter Hoey
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
First Line:
A man of wisdom may disguise
Page No:
pp.275-279
Poem Title:
The Country Squire and his Man John. A Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
My noble lovely little Peggy
Page No:
p.289
Poem Title:
A Letter to the Hon. Lady Miss Cavendish Holles Harley,
Attribution:
By Mr. Prior.
Attributed To:
Matthew Prior
First Line:
Once on a time in sunshine weather
Page No:
pp.289-291
Poem Title:
Truth and Falshood. A Tale.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
First Line:
Friendship like love is but a name
Page No:
pp.292-294
Poem Title:
Fable of the Hare and many Friends.
Attribution:
By Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay