Letters on the improvement of the mind: addressed to a lady

Collection Data

Chapone, Mrs. (Hester), 1727-1801 (Author)
Walker, John, active 1781-1817 (Publisher)
Johnson, Joseph, 1738-1809 (Publisher)
Uwins, Thomas, 1782-1857 (Artist)
Cook, Henry R. (British engraver, active 19th century) (Engraver)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1808
Place: London
Publisher: Bretell and Co.
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz (Chapone, H. Letters on the improvement of the mind. 1808)
Women -- Education
Young women -- Conduct of life
Young women -- Life skills guides
Ownership: Provenance: Helen Thea Spencer [?] (signature on preliminary leaf).
Content: Illustrations: Extra engraved title page; engraved frontispiece. Both by Cook, after Uwins.
Physical Description
Extent: Xvii, [3], 170 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 14 cm. (12mo)
Binding: Full contemporary red straight-grained morocco, gilt.
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16334024
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2d5e8df0-c603-012f-6364-58d385a7bc34
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