The Cheapside apprentice, or, The history of Mr. Francis H**** : fully setting forth the danger of playing with edge-tools : shewing also, how a gay life may prove a short one : and that a merry evening may produce a sorrowful morning.
|Main Author:||More, Sarah, ca. 1743-1817.|
|Related Names:||Hazard, Samuel d. 1806., Hatchard, John 1768-1849., More, Hannah 1745-1833.|
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]
Seduction > Juvenile literature.
Forgery > Juvenile literature.
Conduct of life > Juvenile literature.
Chapbooks > England > London > 19th century
Includes 1 woodcut.
First sentence: "Attend, ye young men, who are about to enter into trade, for to you I write my story."
Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 169.9; 900.
The hymn: p. 16.
Woodcut: title-page vignette.
Caption title: The cheapside apprentice.
At head of title: Cheap Repository.
Approximate date from Brown, P. London publishers and printers c.1800-1870.
Probably by Sarah More; cf. Welch, cited below.
16 p. ;
18 x 12 cm.
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