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Scatcherd and Letterman

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Works: 107 works in 150 publications in 1 language and 576 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Paraphrases  Psalters  Bio-bibliography  Bibliography  History  Dictionaries  Allegories  Satire 
Roles: Publisher, Bookseller, Printer, Editor
Classifications: PR3529, 823.6
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Elegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose : selected for the improvement of young persons ; being similar in design to Elegant extracts in poetry by Vicesimus Knox( Book )
4 editions published between 1808 and 1809 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
The governess : or, The little female academy by Sarah Fielding( Book )
1 edition published in 1820 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures and misadventures of Mrs. Teachum and her nine pupils
The looking-glass for the mind; or, Intellectual mirror by Berquin( Book )
4 editions published between 1806 and 1821 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Thirty-six eighteenth century short stories in which virtue always triumphs over vice
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( Book )
2 editions published between 1805 and 1811 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The blind child, or, Anecdotes of the Wyndham family by Elizabeth Sibthorpe Pinchard( Book )
3 editions published between 1806 and 1819 in English and held by 11 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 11 libraries worldwide
Sherwood's The Infant's Progress is her adaptation of John Bunyan's The Pilgrim's Progress. In the story, Sherwood uses a child named In-Bred-Sin to represent original sin. In-Bred-Sin tempts children throughout their pilgrimage to Heaven. Allegories like these are common in Sherwood's writings
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( Book )
2 editions published in 1815 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Selections from various writers with commentary by Lyscombe Maltbee Stretch
A new version of the Psalms of David : fitted to the tunes used in churches by Nahum Tate( Book )
3 editions published between 1807 and 1814 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Manuscript copy written in Perth (Scotland) in 1810 of the work by Nahum Tate and Nicholas Brady, first published in 1696. Gilt leather binding with 2 ribbon markers and gilt page edges. Rulings in lead visible on some leaves. As in the first edition, the manuscript has no musical notation. The Psalms are followed by a page of texts for the Gloria Patri and a small number of hymn lyrics, including "Hark! the herald angels sing" as one of two Christmas hymn lyrics. An edition was published ca. 1810 by C. Whittingham for J. Reeves in London
Fables of Aesop and others by Aesop( Book )
4 editions published between 1805 and 1821 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The history of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia by Samuel Johnson( Book )
2 editions published in 1816 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Johnson's adaptation of the popular oriental tale displays his usual wit and perceptiveness; sceptical and probing, his tale nevertheless suggests that wisdom and self-knowledge need not be entirely beyond reach. This new edition relates Rasselas to Johnson's life and thought and to politics, society, and the global context of the Seven Years War. --from publisher description
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 8 libraries worldwide
The polite little children by Cameron( Book )
3 editions published between 1819 and 1821 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A new history of England from the earliest period to the present time : on a plan recommended by the Earl of Chesterfield by Cooper( Book )
3 editions published between 1807 and 1815 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Reflections on the works and providence of God : throughout all nature, for every day in the year by Christoph Christian Sturm( Book )
2 editions published in 1808 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
 
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Scatcherd & Letterman
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