ID 10865
Title Wisdom in miniature, or, The young gentleman and lady's pleasing instructor: being a collection of sentences, divine, moral, and historical, collected from the writings of many ingenious and learned authors, both antient and modern: intended not only for the use of schools, but as a pocket companion for the youth of both sexes. By the editor of The school and family testament. The second edition.
Contributors Brown, Joseph (Author); Luckman, Mary (Bookseller); Luckman, Mary (Printer)
Signed Author By the editor of The school and family testament.
Pseudonym
Firms Mary Luckman (Printer); Mary Luckman (Bookseller)
Self-published No
Volumes 1
Pagination vi, 230
Date of Publication 1787
Edition Statement 2
Edition Number 2
Date of First Publication 1785
Imprint Printed and sold by M. Luckman
Copyright Statement
Colophon
Location of Printing Coventry GB
Format trigesimo-secundo (32mo)
Length (cm) 10
Width (cm) 6
Price (pound)
Price (shilling)
Price (pence)
Total Price (in pence)
Non-UK Price
Genre Juvenile Literature
Sources Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books u1920429
British Library 1493.d.16.
Shelfmarks ESTC, T77108
Osborne catalogue, II:749
BL 1493.d.16.
Notes [1] leaf of plates (frontispiece) :1 ill. No frontispiece in BL copy. First edition printed in 1785 by T. Luckman.
Hand-Verified Yes
Attempted Verification No
Verified Yes

Bibliographic Entry

@book{ wphp_10865
  author={Brown,Joseph},
  year={1787},
  title={Wisdom in miniature, or, The young gentleman and lady's pleasing instructor: being a collection of sentences, divine, moral, and historical, collected from the writings of many ingenious and learned authors, both antient and modern: intended not only for the use of schools, but as a pocket companion for the youth of both sexes. By the editor of The school and family testament. The second edition.},
  publisher={},
  address={Coventry},    }

Recommended Citation

Brown, Joseph. "Wisdom in miniature, or, The young gentleman and lady's pleasing instructor: being a collection of sentences, divine, moral, and historical, collected from the writings of many ingenious and learned authors, both antient and modern: intended not only for the use of schools, but as a pocket companion for the youth of both sexes. By the editor of The school and family testament. The second edition." The Women's Print History Project, 2019, title ID 10865 https://womensprinthistoryproject.com/title/10865. Accessed 2020-12-01.

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