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Fri Mar 21 17:05:18 2014 UTClccn-n20060613660.06Elegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose : selected for the improvement of young persons : being similar in design to Elegnt extracts in poetry0.330.94The works of Horace, : translated into English prose, as near the original as the different idioms of the Latin and English languages will allow; with the Latin text and order of construction in the opposite page; and critical, historical, geographical, and classical, notes in English, from the best commentators both ancient and modern; and a preface to each poem, illustrating its difficulties, and showing its several ornaments and design: also the method of scanning the several sorts of verse used by Horace, and a table showing at one view of what sort of verse each ode consists; for the use of schools, as well as of private gentlemen156153927n 20060613667019364C. & F. Rivington (Firm)Francis and Charles Rivington (Firm)Messrs. Rivingtons (Firm)Rivington, F. and C.containsVIAFID/155127259Rivingtons (Firm)lccn-n77002188Johnson, Joseph1738-1809pbllccn-n85217761Dilly, Charles1739-1807lccn-nr93034902Sewell, John1733 or 1734-1802pbllccn-n2006061389Williams, LucasEsqlccn-n2006061348B. Law and Sonlccn-n50011381Stockdale, John1749?-1814lccn-n50007714BerquinM(Arnaud)1747-1791lccn-nr91020824Murray, John1737-1793lccn-n82081638Creech, William1745-1815lccn-nr92039426Nunn, Jamesactive 1785-1830pblF. and C. Rivington (Firm)FictionJuvenile worksHistoryControversial literatureIllustrationsPoetryLegendsPortraitsDidactic fictionFablesFablesFrench fictionTelemachus (Greek mythology)DeismGreecePrincesMythology, ClassicalEducation of princesApologeticsConduct of lifeNatural historyFables, GreekAesop's fablesEpiscopacyAnimal welfareNature studyAdventure and adventurersAnimalsBibleChristian literature for childrenSunday school literatureScienceChildren--Conduct of lifeHistory of Biblical eventsMoral educationEnglish lettersDramaChristian lifeVoyages, ImaginaryEnglish prose literatureChildren's stories, FrenchEngland--LondonChildren's storiesFénelon, François de Salignac de La Mothe-,Heroes--MythologyAventures de Télémaque (Fénelon, François de Salignac de La Mothe-)JudaismGods, Gallo-RomanHeroesGreat BritainAsphyxiaDrowning--ResuscitationDeath, ApparentBible storiesWollstonecraft, Mary,Epic poetryBirdsFrench literatureFables, EnglishAesop177817921793179417951796179717981799180018011802180318041805180618071808180918101811181218131814181518161817182318531875635218237EAC4ocn002062053ocn004795836ocn005812575ocn007950847ocn008215616ocn680543624ocn679385400ocn062931147ocn036979633ocn015289307ocn057578470ocn078806428ocn811511124ocn1848454471223ocn719421589file17930.08BerquinThe children's friendJuvenile worksBibliographyFictionDrama563ocn002062053book18050.18Knox, VicesimusElegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining pieces of poetry : selected for the improvement of young persons ; being similar in design to Elegant extracts in proseHistoryJuvenile worksPoetry473ocn004795836book18010.28Knox, VicesimusElegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose : selected for the improvement of young persons ; being similar in design to Elegant extracts in poetryHistoryJuvenile works232ocn228710594book18110.94HoraceThe works of Horace, : translated into English prose, as near the original as the different idioms of the Latin and English languages will allow; with the Latin text and order of construction in the opposite page; and critical, historical, geographical, and classical, notes in English, from the best commentators both ancient and modern; and a preface to each poem, illustrating its difficulties, and showing its several ornaments and design: also the method of scanning the several sorts of verse used by Horace, and a table showing at one view of what sort of verse each ode consists; for the use of schools, as well as of private gentlemen141ocn007950847book18030.06Elegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose : selected for the improvement of young persons : being similar in design to Elegnt extracts in poetryHistoryJuvenile worksFiction131ocn320798352book18080.93Pearson, HughA dissertation on the propagation of Christianity in Asia. : In two parts. To which is prefixed, a brief historic view of the progress of the Gospel in different nations since its first promulgation ; illustrated by a chronological chart.HistoryChurch history122ocn023807307com18050.25AesopThe fables of AesopJuvenile worksFictionPoetryIllustrationsStudy guidesFablesA collection of fables retold from Aesop, including "The Hare and the Tortoise," "The Ant and the Grasshopper," and "Androcles and the Lion."111ocn006149189book18020.76Fénelon, François de Salignac de La Mothe-The Adventures of Telemachus, the son of UlyssesHistoryCriticism, interpretation, etcJuvenile worksHumorFictionDictionariesPoetryPortraitsTextbooksDidactic fictionFantasy fictionHistorical fictionBoth in its original French and its many translations, The Adventures of Telemachus was one of the most popular and revered works of the eighteenth century. During that time, more than ten English prose and poetry versions appeared, including this masterful prose translation by Smollett. Known for his novels Roderick Random and The Expedition of Humphry Clinker, Smollett was also a gifted translator. The Adventures of Telemachus was his final translation, and is one of the finest versions of the work. Long a disputed title in the Smollett canon, it is fully restored to his credit by Leslie A. Chilton102ocn015289307book18020.07Trimmer, SarahFabulous histories. Designed for the instruction of children, respecting their treatment of animals. By Mrs. TrimmerJuvenile worksFolkloreFictionLegendsA family of robins have various encounters with people in the community81ocn265429533book18080.79Cleaver, WilliamA list of books recommended to the younger clergy, and other students in divinity, within the diocese of ChesterBibliography82ocn036979633book18030.81Knox, VicesimusElegant epistles being a copious collection of familiar and amusing letters, selected for the improvement of young persons, and for general entertainment from Cicero, Pliny, Sydney, Bacon, Raleigh, Howel, Lady Russell, Clarendon, Temple, Locke, Shaftesbury, Pope, Swift, Addison, Steele ... [et al.] and many others : with an appendix, containing letters from Sevigny, Balzac, Maintenon, &cHistoryJuvenile worksFiction71ocn009265355book17990.79Leslie, CharlesA short and easie method with the deists wherein the certainty of the Christian religion is demonstrated, by infallible proof from four rules, which are incompatible to any imposture that ever yet has been, or that can possibly be : in a letter to a friendHistoryControversial literature62ocn676830614book18070.08Trimmer, SarahAn easy introduction to the knowledge of nature and reading the Holy Scriptures. Adapted to the capacities of children. By Sarah TrimmerJuvenile worksFiction61ocn001423970book18000.76Brewster, JohnThe meditations of a recluse chiefly on religious subjects. By John Brewster, M.A. Vicar of Stockton upon Tees, and Greatham, in the County of Durham61ocn644155317book17950.79Fothergill, AA new inquiry into the suspension of vital action, in cases of drowning and suffocation. Being an Attempt to concentrate Into a more luminous point of view, the scattered rays of Science, Respecting that Interesting Though Mysterious Subject. To Elucidate The Proximate Cause, To Appretiate The Present Remedies, And To Point Out The Best Method Of Restoring Animation. By A. Fothergill, M.D.F.R.S. Member of the Royal College of Physicians, Honorary Member of the Medical Societies of London, Edinburgh, and Paris: Also of the Philosophical Societies of Manchester, Philadelphia, &c61ocn043372068book17990.76Friend to Social OrderThoughts on marriage, and criminal conversation with some hints of appropriate means to check the progress of the latter; comprising remarks on the life, opinions, and example of the late Mrs. Wollstonecraft Godwin: respectfully addressed and inscribed to the Right Honorable Lord Kenyon, Lord Chief Justice of the Court of King's Bench. By a friend to social order52ocn008569670book18030.06Knox, VicesimusElegant extracts ; or, Useful & entertaining passages in prose : selected for the impropvement of young persons being similar in design to elegant extracts in poetryHistoryJuvenile works51ocn048601967book17990.90Donovan, EThe natural history of British birds : or, A selection of the most rare, beautiful and interesting birds which inhabit this country : the descriptions from the Systema naturae of Linnaeus : with general observations, either original or collected from the latest and most esteemed English ornithologists : and embellished with figures, drawn, engraved, and coloured from the original specimensGuidebooksPictorial works51ocn059811283book18020.92Sandford, DanielLectures on the Epistles appointed for the service of the Church of England : on the days of Passion-Week, Easter-Even, and Easter-Sunday.41ocn025132181book18100.79Pomey, FrançoisThe pantheon representing the fabulous histories of the heathen gods, and most illustrious heroes ; in a short, plain, and familiar method, by way of dialogue. Revised, corrected, amended, and illustrated with new copper cuts of the several deities. For the use of schools. By Andrew TookeJuvenile worksFri Mar 21 15:11:52 EDT 2014batch20217