Catalog Record: Turn the carpet, or, The two weavers : a new song, in a dialogue between Dick and John | Hathi Trust Digital Library


Turn the carpet, or, The two weavers : a new song, in a dialogue between Dick and John.

Main Author: More, Hannah, 1745-1833.
Related Names: Lee, John d. 1804, engraver., Hazard, Samuel d. 1806, publisher., White, R. , publisher., Marshall, John printer.
Language(s): English
Published: London : Sold by J. Marshall, (printer to the Cheap Repository for Religious and Moral Tracts) No. 17, Queen-Street, Cheapside, and No. 4, Aldermary Church Yard : [1796]
Edition: [Variant ed.].
Subjects: Weavers > Poetry.
Christian poetry.
Chapbooks > Specimens.
Chapbooks, English.
Chapbooks > England > London > 18th century
Note: Includes 3 woodcuts.
First sentence: "As at their work two weavers sat, beguiling time with friendly chat; they touch'd upon the price of meat, so high, a weaver scarce could eat."
"[Entered at Stationers Hall.]" (in italics).
Publisher's list up to June on p. [8].
Woodcut on p. 7 signed Lee [i.e., John Lee].
Title page vignette.
At head of title: Cheap Repository.
In verse.
Signed at end: Z. [i.e. Hannah More].
Physical Description: 7, [1] p. : ill. (woodcut) ; 18 x 12 cm. (12mo)
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