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Tilt's miniature classical library.
PR1110 .T58
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Title:

Tilt's miniature classical library

Creator/Contributor:

Tilt, Charles, 1797-1861, publisher.

Creator/Contributor:

Sanders, Cora Edgerton, former owner.

Creator/Contributor:

Godwin, Adelyn, donor.

Creator/Contributor:

Bradbury & Evans, printer.

Date:

1835-1839 (issued)

Contents:

[1] Essays, moral, economical, and political / by Francis Bacon -- [2] The minstrel, or The progess of genius and other poems / by James Beattie -- [3] Character of Napoleon and other essays, literary and philosophical. 2 vols. / by William Ellery Channing -- [4] Letters on the improvement of the mind addressed to a lady / by Mrs. Chapone. -- [5] The ancient mariner and other poems / by S. T. Coleridge -- [6] Elizabeth, or, The exiles of Siberia / by Madame Cottin -- [7] Poems / by William Cowper. 2 vols. -- [8] The shipwreck and other poems / by William Falconer. -- [9] Gems from American poets / selected and arranged by the editor of the Sentiment of Flowers, 3rd ed. -- [10] Gems from British poets, Falconer to Campbell. -- [11] Gems from British poets, living authors, chiefly. -- [12] Gems from British poets, sacred. 2nd ed. -- [13] Gems of anecdote, original and selected. -- [14] Guide to domestic happiness / by W. Giles, esq. -- [15] Essays / by Oliver Goldsmith. -- [16] The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith. -- [17] The Vicar of Wakefield / by Dr. Goldsmith. -- [18] The poetical works of Thomas Gray. -- [19] A father's legacy to his daughters / by Dr. Gregory [with] A letter to a new-married lady / by Mrs. Chapone -- [20] Letters on the elementary principles of education, in two volumes / by Elizabeth Hamilton -- [21] Essays and sketches / by Washington Irving -- [22] History of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia, a tale / by Samuel Johnson -- [23] Rosamund Gray, a tale and other pieces / by Charles Lamb -- [24] Tales from Shakespeare designed for the use of young persons / by Charles Lamb. 2 vols. -- [25] Tales of wonder / written and collected by M. G. Lewis, esq., M. P.
[26] Self-knowledge, a treatise showing the nature and benefit of that important science and the way to attain it / by John Mason, A.M. -- [27] Paradise lost, a poem / the author, John Milton. 2 vols. -- [28] Cœlebs in search of a wife / by Hannah More. 2 vols. -- [29] Pure gold from the rivers of wisdom / edited by the author of Affection's keepsake, 8th ed. -- [30] The sacred harp. A new ed. -- [31] Paul and Virginia, from the French / of J. B. H. de Saint Pierre. -- [32] Ballads and lyrical pieces / by Sir Walter Scott -- [33] The lady of the lake, a poem in six cantos / by Sir Walter Scott -- [34] The lay of the last minstrel / by Sir Walter Scott, bart. -- [35] Marmion, a tale of Flodden Field / by Sir W. Scott, bart. -- [36] The dramatic works of William Shakespeare, with a life, and glossary and fifty-three illustrations. In eight volumes. -- [37] The seasons; and Castle of indolence / by James Thomson -- [38] The complete angler / by Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton. 2 vols. -- [39] Warwick's Spare minutes; or, resolved meditation and premeditated resolutions -- [40] The complaint; or, Night thoughts / by Edward Young, D.D.

Subject:

England -- London

Note:

Collection of miniature books of poetry, plays, essays, novels, and stories.
Publishers vary.
Many volumes have advertisements.
Bound in full morocco with stamping in blind and gilt, as issued. All edges gilt.
Not listed in Doris Welsh's Bibliography of miniature books.

Type:

Miniature books (Printing)-England-19th century.
Booksellers' labels (Provenance)-California-19th century.

Physical Description:

print
55 v. : engravings ; 11 cm

Language:

English

Identifier:

PR1110 .T58

Publisher:

England unknown place London : Charles Tilt, etc.

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