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Scatcherd and Letterman

Overview
Works: 97 works in 136 publications in 1 language and 488 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Paraphrases  Illustrations  History  Dictionaries  Miscellanea  Poetry  Fables  Satire 
Roles: Publisher, Bookseller, Printer, Editor
Classifications: Z1215, 823.6
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Most widely held works by Scatcherd and Letterman
Elegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining pieces of poetry : selected for the improvement of young persons ; being similar in design to Elegant extracts in prose by Vicesimus Knox( Book )
2 editions published between 1805 and 1809 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The beauties of history, or, Pictures of virtue and vice, drawn from real life designed for the instruction and entertainment of youth by L. M Stretch( )
2 editions published in 1815 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The governess ; or, The little female academy by Sarah Fielding( Book )
1 edition published in 1820 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures and misadventures of Mrs. Teachum and her nine pupils
Fables of Æsop by Aesop( Book )
4 editions published between 1805 and 1821 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adaptations of eighty-two of Aesop's best known fables. Includes a brief history of the fables
Reflections for every day in the year on the works of God, and of His Providence throughout all nature. From the German of Mr. C.C. Sturm. by Christoph Christian Sturm( )
2 editions published in 1808 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia by Samuel Johnson( Book )
3 editions published between 1809 and 1816 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What then is to be done? said Rasselas; the more we inquire, the less we can resolve.'Rasselas and his companions escape the pleasures of the 'happy valley' in order to make their 'choice of life'. By witnessing the misfortunes and miseries of others they may come to understand the nature of happiness, and value it more highly. Their travels and enquiries raise important practical and philosophical questions concerning many aspects of the human condition, including the business of a poet, the stability of reason, the immortality of the soul, and how to find contentment. Johnson's adaptation of
The tales of the castle: or, Stories of instruction and delight by Stéphanie Félicité Genlis( Book )
1 edition published in 1806 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The blind child, or Anecdotes of the Wyndham family. Written for the use of young people. By a lady by Elizabeth Sibthorpe Pinchard( Book )
3 editions published between 1806 and 1819 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of Greece, from the earliest state, to the death of Alexander the Great by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )
2 editions published in 1817 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new biographical dictionary containing a brief account of the lives and writings of the most eminent persons and remarkable characters in every age and nation. By Stephen Jones by Stephen Jones( Book )
2 editions published between 1805 and 1811 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The blossoms of morality intended for the amusement and instruction of young ladies and gentlemen by Berquin( Book )
1 edition published in 1821 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The infant's progress from the valley of destruction to everlasting glory by Mary Martha Sherwood( Book )
2 editions published between 1821 and 1823 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new version of the Psalms of David. Fitted to the tunes used in churches. By N. Brady, D.D. Chaplain in Ordinary, and N. Tate, Esq ; Poet-Laureat to His Majesty by Nahum Tate( Book )
3 editions published between 1807 and 1814 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book of common prayer and administration of the sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the church according to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland ; together with the Psalter or Psalms of David by United Church of England and Ireland( Book )
4 editions published between 1807 and 1815 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The polite little children by Cameron( Book )
3 editions published between 1819 and 1821 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The British farmer's cyclopaedia : being a new and complete agricultural dictionary of improved modern husbandry by Thomas Potts( Book )
1 edition published in 1808 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Scatcherd & Letterman.
Languages
English (42)