The history of Charles Jones, the footman written by himself

title page

  • Author: More, Hannah, 1745-1833, author.
  • Title: The history of Charles Jones, the footman written by himself.
  • Published: London : Sold by J. Marshall, (printer to the Cheap Repository for Religious and Moral Tracts) No. 17, Queen-Street. Cheapside, and No. 4, Aldermary Church-Yard ; and R. White, Piccadilly, London. By S. Hazard, at Bath ; and by all booksellers, newsmen, and hawkers, in town and country. Great Allowance will be made to Shopkeepers and Hawkers, [1796]

Catalog Record

61 C41T

Acquired July 2020

Instructive rambles extended in London

title page

  • Author: Helme, Elizabeth, -1814?, author.
  • Title: Instructive rambles extended in London, and the adjacent villages : designed to amuse the mind and improve the understanding of youth / by Elizabeth Helme … ; in two volumes.
  • Published: London : Printed by and for Sampson Low, Bewick-street, Soho : And sold by E. Newbery, St. Paul’s Church-yard, 1800.

Catalog Record

659 800H

Acquired July 2020

A visit to London

description below

Six plates with titles: London from Camberwell (on the South). Blackfriar’s Bridge [illegible]. The menagerie in the Tower. Westminister Bridge, Hall, & Abbey. London Bridge & the monument. The Juvenile Library.

 

  • Author: S. W., active 1801-1820?, author.
  • Title: A visit to London : containing a description of the principal curiosities in the British metropolis / by S.W. ; with six copper plates.
  • Manufacture: London : Printed by J. Adlard, Duke-Street, Smithfield. For Tabart and Co., at the Juvenile and School Library, No. 157, New Bond-Street; and to be had of all booksellers, 1808.

Catalog Record

659 808S

Acquired March 2020

The natural history of beasts

title page

  • Author: Jones, Stephen, 1763-1827, attributed name.
  • Title: The natural history of beasts : compiled from the best authorities, and illustrated by a great variety of copper plates, comprising near one hundred and twenty figures, accurately drawn from nature, and beautifully engraved.
  • Publication: London : Printed for E. Newbery, at the Corner of St. Paul’s Church Yard, 1793.

Catalog Record

659 793 J76

Acquired January 2020

The book of English trades, and library of the useful arts

frontispiece and title page

  • Title: The book of English trades, and library of the useful arts.
  • Edition: A new edition enlarges, with 500 questions for the exercise of students.
  • Published: London : Printed for Geo. B. Whittaker, 1825 ([London] : Shacknell and Arrowsmith)

Catalog Record 

71 825B

Acquired October 2019

 

Select amusements in philosophy and mathematics

title page

  • Author: Despiau, L.
  • Uniform Title: [Choix d’amusements physiques et mathématiques. English]
  • Title: Select amusements in philosophy and mathematics : proper for agreeably exercising the minds of youth / translated from the French of M.L. Despiau ; with several corrections and additions, particularly a large table of the chances or odds at play ; the whole recommended as an useful book for schools, by Dr. Hutton.
  • Publication: London : Printed for G. Kearsley, Fleet Street ; Edinburgh : Bell and Bradfute and Brash and Reid, Glasgow, 1801.

Catalog Record 

659 801Se

Acquired October 2019