• Goldfish at school, or, The alphabet of Frank the fisherman

Title sort:
  • Goldfish at school, or, The alphabet of Frank the fisherman.
Created:
  • 1823-01-01T00:00:00Z
Date:
  • 1823
Collections:
Edm rights:
  • No Known Copyright
Identifier:
  • ark:/88435/5712m9875
Title:
  • Goldfish at school, or, The alphabet of Frank the fisherman
Language:
  • English
Call number:
  • Pams / Eng 19 / Box 027 9110
  • Electronic Resource
Extent:
  • [13] leaves : col. ill. (etchings) ; 18 cm.
Format:
  • Book
Type:
  • Pictorial works
  • Juvenile poetry
Description:
  • Illustrations are hand colored.
  • "Through distant seas, in lordly pride / Behold the Arunanus glide. / The Barbel is a River Fish, / But makes a coarse unwholesome dish. / The long liv'd Carp so often sought, / By stratagem is easiest caught."--Leaves [2 & 3]
  • Cotsen copy: Illustrated fish in lozenge borders with lower left and upper right sides cut.
  • Cotsen copy: Inscribed "Thomas S. Perkston's book given to him by his Papa for taking his medicine like a man. -- 26th October 1826."
  • Cotsen copy: Book curse pencilled below inscription "Steal not this book for fear of for over he's the owner [?]."
Publisher:
  • London : Pubd. ... by Hodgson & Co., 10 Newgate Str., March 27, 1823.
Subject:
  • Alphabets rhymes
  • English language—Alphabet—Pictorial works
  • Fish—Juvenile poetry
Range label:
  • Logical
  • Front cover
  • Title page
  • A B / Aruanus Barbel
  • C D / Carp Dolphin
  • E F / Eel Flying Fish
  • G H / Grayling Haddocks
  • J K / Jack Kurtu
  • L M / Lump Fish Mediterranean Sea Wolf
  • N O / Nile Snipe Fish Oriental Sawfish
  • P Q / Perch Quebec Ringens
  • R S / Roach Salmon
  • T V / Trout Vesperillos
  • W X / Whale Xerxes Dog Fish
  • Y Z / Yellow Gold Fish Zealand Aculatus
  • Back cover
Contributor:
  • Hodgson & Co. (Publishers).
Alternative:
  • Alphabet of Frank the fisherman
  • Hodgson's Goldfish at school, or, The alphabet of Frank the fisherman
Binding note:
  • Pub. pink wrappers with white hand-colored pictorial onlay printed in black.
Location:
  • CTSN Pams / Eng 19 / Box 027 9110
  • CTSN Electronic Resource
  • ELF1 Pams / Eng 19 / Box 027 9110
  • ELF1 Electronic Resource
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