Black Giles, the poacher : with some account of a family who had rather live by their wits than their work : in two parts.
|Main Author:||More, Hannah, 1745-1833.|
|Related Names:||Hazard, Samuel d. 1806., Hatchard, John 1768-1849.|
London : Sold by Howard and Evans, (printers to the Cheap Repository for Moral and Religious Tracts,) No. 41 and 42, Long-Lane, West-Smithfield : [between 1801 and 1811]
Theft > Juvenile literature.
Poaching > Juvenile literature.
Honesty > Juvenile literature.
Chapbooks > England > London > 19th century
Includes 1 woodcut.
First sentence: "Poaching Giles lives on the borders of one of those great Moors in Somersetshire."
Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 882.1.
Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 343.
Cf. Green, E. Bibliotheca Somersetensis. 1902, v. 3, p. 66.
Variant title: History of Black Giles.
Woodcut: title-page vignette.
Caption title: Black Giles, &c.
Part 2 title: The history of Widow Brown's apple tree.
At head of title: Cheap Repository.
Approximate date from Brown, P. London publishers and printers c.1800-1870.
By Hannah More; signed Z on p. 32.
32 p. ;
18 x 12 cm.
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