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Elegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining passages : principally designed for the use of young persons

Author: Vicesimus KnoxJames Gates PercivalSamuel WalkerArcher James OliverEdward Francis BurneyAll authors
Publisher: Boston: : Samuel Walker, ©1826
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : A new ed., embellished with elegant engravings. Prepared by James G. Percival. In six volumes. Vol. I[-VI]. ..View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Children's poetry
Children's stories
Publishers' cloth bindings (Binding)
Poems
Anthologies
Prospectuses
Ink stamps (Provenance)
Letters
Binders' instructions (Binding)
Fiction
Juvenile works
Poetry
Portraits
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Vicesimus Knox; Vicesimus Knox; Vicesimus Knox
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vicesimus Knox; James Gates Percival; Samuel Walker; Archer James Oliver; Edward Francis Burney; Henry Raeburn, Sir; Bass Otis; Ezra Ames; Gilbert Stuart Newton; Godfrey Kneller, Sir; Gilbert Stuart; George James Corbould; Joshua Reynolds, Sir; John Blennerhassett Martin; Samuel Cooper; Richard Westall; Thomas Phillips; Thomas Kelly; John B Neagle; William Hoogland; T. Harrington Carter & Co.; Annin & Smith.
OCLC Number: 78478244
Notes: Vol. 1-2 contain prose extracts; v. 3-4, epistles; v. 5-6, poetry.
Engravings by Kelly, Neagle, Hoogland, and Annin & Smith, after illustrations by Oliver, Burney, Raeburn, Otis, Ames, Newton, Kneller, Stuart, Corbould, Reynolds, Martin, Cooper, Westall, Westall, and Phillips.
Copyright Mar. 17, 1826 by Samuel Walker.
Printed in two columns.
Baldwin library lacks v. 2, 3 and 4.
Vol 1: xvi, 416 p., [3] leaves of plates; v. 2: v, [1], 408 p., [5] leaves of plates; v. 3: xv, [1], 384 p., [2] leaves of plates; v. 4: v, [1], 384 p., [5] leaves of plates; v. 5: xii, 388 p., [5] leaves of plates; v. 6: viii, 372, 7, [1] p., [4] leaves of plates.
"In the press, and speedily will be published, by S. Walker, Boston, part first of A system of universal geography, by M. Malte-Brun."--V. 6, p. 1, 2nd count.
Description: 6 v. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Contents: v. 1-2. Prose.--v.3-4. Epistles.--v.5-6. Poetry.
Other Titles: Useful and entertaining passages
Responsibility: from the best English authors and translations ; originally compiled by Vicesimus Knox.

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