Sandford and Merton in Words of One Syllable / c.1882 : Novel.

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Author / Creator:Aikin, Lucy, 1781-1864, author.
Imprint:Marlborough, Wiltshire : Adam Matthew Digital, New York : George Routledge & Sons, 2020.
Description:288 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 19 cm
Subject:Aikin, Lucy, -- 1781-1864.
Nast, Thomas, -- 1840-1902.
Houghton, Arthur Boyd, -- 1836-1875.
Blamire, Joseph L.
Day, Thomas, -- 1748-1789.
Women authors.
Natural history.
Format: E-Resource Book
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Other authors / contributors:Adam Matthew Digital (Firm), digitiser.
Notes:AMDigital Reference:506690
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Summary:"An adaptation of Thomas Day's History of Sandford and Merton. "[I]n order to maintain the identity of the book, it has been thought right to retain the proper names of Sandford, Merton, and Barlow, which form the only exceptions to the rule of using words of one syllable exclusively."--Preface, p. [3]. Cover title: History of Sandford & Merton. By Lucy Aikin (i.e., "Mary Godolphin"). "Copyright 1882 by J.L. Blamire."--back cover. In chromolithographed boards. Plates signed by Dalziel sc. and A. Houghton (opposite p. 26), and Thomas Nast (opposite p. 208). "Uniform with this volume, in words of one syllable. Illustrated. ... Price, fifty cents each. Sold by all booksellers, and sent, post-paid, on receipt of price by the publishers. George Routledge & Sons ..."--advertisement, verso of title page."