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The rational dame: or, hints towards supplying prattle for children

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Comprised of lessons on animals for mothers to use in the education of their children. Index (p. 113-115) divides animals into categories: hoofed, digitated, pinnated, winged, reptiles and insects.
Lovechild, Mrs., 1743-1813 (Author)
Marshall, John, printer (Printer)
Dodd, Daniel (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1795 (Inferred)
Place: London
Publisher: Printed and sold by John Marshall
Edition: The fourth edition
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz (Fenn, E. Rational dame)
Early childhood education -- Parent participation -- Great Britain
Animals -- Identification
Citation/reference: ESTC T122971
Content: Signatures: A-K⁶.
Content: Illustrations: 1 full-page frontispiece engraving by Royce after Dodd ; 9 full-page engraved plates featuring images of various animals, uncredited.
Physical Description
Extent: [4], 115, [1] p., [10] leaves of plates : ill. ; 16 cm.
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15325445
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 575b49d0-c607-012f-b604-58d385a7bc34
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