|Title||The rudiments of grammar in verse, or, A party to the fair (frontispiece and title page) |
|Author||Leinstein, Madame |
|Publisher||Dean and Munday|
|Publisher Location||England--London |
|Publication Date||Between 1823 and 1826 |
|Image Production Process||Relief prints--wood engravings|
|Notes||Illustrated with hand colored wood engravings.|
Printed on title page: Dean and Munday, Threadneedle-Street.
Printed on one side of leaf only. Blank pages included in pagination.
Miss Syntax (being too old for play) resolves to start a new school and decides to take "The parts of speech" (represented by children) to the fair. Here, adverbs, prepositions and pronouns, among others, learn "The order of Grammar and Sense".
The frontispiece illustrates "Miss Syntax's School" and the nine parts of speech.
|Contextual Notes||Approximate dates inferred from dates of titles listed in publisher's advertisements and known copy with inscription date of 1826. |
|Subjects (LCSH)||English language -- Grammar -- Juvenile poetry |
|Digital Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection |
|Digital ID Number||CHL1172 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection. PE1109.L53 R92 1823 |
|Physical Description||30,  p. : illustrated ; 17 x 10 cm. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original book at 400-600 dpi in TIFF format using a ScanMaker 6800, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm's software JPEG2000 Extension. 2008. |
|Exhibit Checklist||Exhibit Checklist L.66 |