ID 12424
Title A New Book for the Improvement of Young Gentlemen and Ladies. Filial Duty, recommended and enforc'd, by a variety of instructive and entertaining stories, of children who have been remarkable for affection to their parents; also An account of some striking instances of children, who have behaved in an undutiful, and unnatural manner to their parents. The whole founded on historical facts.
Contributors Newbery, Elizabeth (Publisher); Unknown, (Author)
Signed Author Anonymous
Pseudonym
Firms Elizabeth Newbery (Publisher)
Self-published No
Volumes 1
Pagination vi,174p.,plate ; 12⁰.
Date of Publication 1798
Edition Statement
Edition Number
Date of First Publication
Imprint Printed for E. Newbery the corner of St. Paul's Churchyard
Copyright Statement
Colophon
Location of Printing London GB
Format sextodecimo (16mo)
Length (cm) 12
Width (cm) 8
Price (pound)
Price (shilling)
Price (pence)
Total Price (in pence)
Non-UK Price
Genre Juvenile Literature
Sources John Newbery and His Successors, 1750-1814 (S. Roscoe) J134(4)
British Library Ch.780/20.
ESTC (#N6814)
Shelfmarks BL Ch. 780/20.
Roscoe
Notes Another, presumably later, undated edition. BL says [1780?]
Hand-Verified Yes
Attempted Verification No
Verified Yes

Bibliographic Entry

@book{ wphp_12424
  author={Unknown,},
  year={1798},
  title={A New Book for the Improvement of Young Gentlemen and Ladies. Filial Duty, recommended and enforc'd, by a variety of instructive and entertaining stories, of children who have been remarkable for affection to their parents; also An account of some striking instances of children, who have behaved in an undutiful, and unnatural manner to their parents. The whole founded on historical facts.},
  publisher={Elizabeth Newbery},
  address={London},    }

Recommended Citation

Unknown. "A New Book for the Improvement of Young Gentlemen and Ladies. Filial Duty, recommended and enforc'd, by a variety of instructive and entertaining stories, of children who have been remarkable for affection to their parents; also An account of some striking instances of children, who have behaved in an undutiful, and unnatural manner to their parents. The whole founded on historical facts." The Women's Print History Project, 2019, title ID 12424 https://womensprinthistoryproject.com/title/12424. Accessed 2021-03-05.

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