Elegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining passages, from the best English authors and translations : principally designed for the use of young persons (Book, 1826) [WorldCat.org]
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Elegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining passages, from the best English authors and translations : principally designed for the use of young persons

Author: Vicesimus Knox; James Gates Percival
Publisher: Boston : Printed and published by Samuel Walker ... stereotyped by T.H. Carter & Co., [1826?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : A new edition, embellished with elegant engravingsView all editions and formats
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Knox, Vicesimus, 1752-1821.
Elegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining passages, from the best English authors and translations.
Boston : Printed and published by Samuel Walker ... stereotyped by T.H. Carter & Co., [1826?]
(OCoLC)908650407
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vicesimus Knox; James Gates Percival
OCLC Number: 367235667
Notes: Added engraved t.ps.
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.
Vol 1: xvi, 416 p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 2: v, [1], 408 p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 3: xv, [1], 384 p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 4: v, [1], 384 p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 5: xii, 388 p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 6: viii, 372, 7, [1] p., [4] leaves of plates.
Publisher's advertisements 7 p. at end of v. 6.
Description: 6 volumes : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: v. 1-2. Prose.--v.3-4. Epistles.--v.5-6. Poetry.
Other Titles: Elegant extracts
Useful and entertaining passages, from the best English authors and translations
Responsibility: originally compiled by the Rev. Vicesimus Knox ...

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