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Natural Science. 0925: Richard Johnson?, Juvenile Rambles

Author: Johnson, Richard, after Sarah Trimmer
Title: Juvenile rambles through the paths of nature in which many parts of the wonderful works of the creation are brought foward and made familiar to the capacity of every little Miss and Master who wishes to become wise and good. Embellished by cuts
Cat. Number: 0925
Date: No date but c.1795?
1st Edition: 1786
Pub. Place: London
Publisher: E. Newbery
Price: Unknown
Pages: 1 vol., 128pp.
Size: 11 x 7 cm
Note: Inscription signed 'R.J.'. Bound in Dutch flower boards.

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Page 003 of item 0925

S. Roscoe notes that although the dedication is signed 'R.J.', and despite the fact that Johnson noted that he had 'written' this book in the records of his business, the text was actually purloined from a work by Sarah Trimmer (Roscoe 1973: 150).

Roscoe, Sydney, John Newbery and his Successors, 1740-1814: A Bibliography, Wormsley, Herts., 1973