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The peacock "at home" : a sequel to The butterfly's ball / written by a lady, and illustrated with elegant engravings.

Main Author: Dorset, Catherine Ann Turner, 1750?-1817?
Related Names: Roscoe, William 1753-1831., Mulready, William 1786-1863.
Language(s): English
Published: London : J. Harris, 1808.
Edition: New ed.
Subjects: Chapbooks > Specimens.
Birds > Juvenile poetry.
Chapbooks > England > London > 19th century
Note: First sentence: "The Butterfly's Ball, and the Grasshopper's Feasts, Excited the spleen of the Birds and the Beasts: For their mirth and good cheer--of the Bee was the theme, And the Gnat blew his horn, as he danc'd in the beam."
Illustrated by W. Mulready, Cf. Brit. Mus. Cat.
Written by Catherine Ann Turner Dorset as a sequel to The butterfly's ball and the grasshopper's feast, by W. Roscoe.
In verse.
Physical Description: 16 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 13 cm.
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