Book/Printed Material Healthful sports for young ladies : illustrated by eleven elegant engravings from drawings by J. Dugourc ... accompanied by descriptions

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Title
Healthful sports for young ladies : illustrated by eleven elegant engravings from drawings by J. Dugourc ... accompanied by descriptions
Contributor Names
St. Sernin, Mademoiselle.
Combe, William, 1742-1823.
Dugourc, J. D. (Jean Démosthène), 1749-1825, ill.
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, publisher.
Created / Published
London : Printed for R. Ackermann, Repository of Arts, 101 Strand, by W. Clowes, Northumberland-Court, [1822]
Contents
The swing -- Blowing bubbles -- The shuttlecock and the see-saw -- The games of thread-my-needle, and the wolf -- The cup-and-ball, the devil, the solitaire, emigrant, dominos, &c. -- Hide-and-seek -- Blindman's buff, and hot cockles -- The hoop and the skipping-rope -- Bowls, nine-pins, and Siam.
Subject Headings
-  Games for girls
-  Sports for girls
-  Sports for women
-  Girls--Recreation
-  Women--Recreation
-  Girls--Health and hygiene
-  Women--Health and hygiene
Notes
-  Translation of: Jeux des jeunes demoiselles.
-  Engravings signed: Pubd. by R. Ackermann 101 Strand, 1822.
-  Date of printing based on dated engravings and inscription on Osborne Collection copy: 1822.
-  Osborne Coll. II, p. 853
-  Includes verses by Dr. Syntax (William Combe).
-  Illustrations in LC copy are hand-colored.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
iv, 72 p. : ill. (engravings) ; 14 x 21 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
GV1204.988 .S7 1822
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/general.58399.1
Library of Congress Control Number
2009358399
Online Format
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Description
Translation of: Jeux des jeunes demoiselles. Engravings signed: Pubd. by R. Ackermann 101 Strand, 1822. Date of printing based on dated engravings and inscription on Osborne Collection copy: 1822. Osborne Coll. II, p. 853 Includes verses by Dr. Syntax (William Combe). Illustrations in LC copy are hand-colored. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/2009358399
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St. Sernin, Mademoiselle, William Combe, J. D Dugourc, and Rudolph Ackermann. Healthful sports for young ladies: illustrated by eleven elegant engravings from drawings by J. Dugourc ... accompanied by descriptions. [London: Printed for R. Ackermann, Repository of Arts, 101 Strand, by W. Clowes, Northumberland-Court, 1822] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/2009358399/.

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St. Sernin, M., Combe, W., Dugourc, J. D. & Ackermann, R. (1822) Healthful sports for young ladies: illustrated by eleven elegant engravings from drawings by J. Dugourc ... accompanied by descriptions. [London: Printed for R. Ackermann, Repository of Arts, 101 Strand, by W. Clowes, Northumberland-Court] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2009358399/.

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St. Sernin, Mademoiselle, et al. Healthful sports for young ladies: illustrated by eleven elegant engravings from drawings by J. Dugourc ... accompanied by descriptions. [London: Printed for R. Ackermann, Repository of Arts, 101 Strand, by W. Clowes, Northumberland-Court, 1822] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2009358399/>.