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A visit to London : containing a description of the principal curiosities in the British metropolis

Title
A visit to London : containing a description of the principal curiosities in the British metropolis / by S. W., author of The visit to a farm-house, and The puzzle for a curious girl : with six copper plates.
Author
S. W., active 1801-1820?
Publication
London : Printed by J. Adlard ... for Tabart and Co. at The Juvenile and School Library ..., 1808.

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Description
[4], 188 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill.; 14 cm. (12mo)
Subjects
Note
  • By Elizabeth Kilner, pseud. "S. W." (cf. M. Moon's Benjamin Tabart's Juvenile Library).
  • The climax of George and Maria's trip to the city is a visit to the Juvenile Library, where they purchase no fewer than twenty-one books from Mr. Tabart.
  • Illustrations: 1 full-page frontispiece engraving of the view of London from Camberwell; 5 full-page engraved plates depicting scenes around London.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Indexed In (note)
  • Osborne Coll.,
Call Number
Pforz (Kilner, E. Visit to London)
OCLC
  • 15105182
  • 15105182
Author
S. W., active 1801-1820?
Title
A visit to London : containing a description of the principal curiosities in the British metropolis / by S. W., author of The visit to a farm-house, and The puzzle for a curious girl : with six copper plates.
Imprint
London : Printed by J. Adlard ... for Tabart and Co. at The Juvenile and School Library ..., 1808.
Indexed In:
Osborne Coll., v. I, p. 194; v. II, p. 816
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Local Note
Provenance: W.H. Ord (red morocco book-plate on front cover).
Binding: Contemporary marbled boards with red morocco backing, gilt spine-title.
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Added Author
Adlard, James. Printer
Tabart and Co. Publisher
Ord, W. H. Former owner
Research Call Number
Pforz (Kilner, E. Visit to London)
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