The preceptor, [electronic resource] : or counsellor of human life; for the use of the British youth. Containing Select Pieces in Natural and Moral Philosophy, History, and Eloquence; the Lives of Sir Isaac Newton, Rollin, Demosthenes, and Milton: Also Short Sketches of the Birth and Death of some of the most illustrious Men in all Ages. The Whole Designed to be a most entertaining and instructive Book for the Apprentices of the City of London, to assist them in recollecting and retaining the most important Parts of a good Education; With a dedication to Sir Stephen Theodore Janssen, Bart. the late worthy Chamberlain of London; and a preface addressed to the youth of the city of London. Compiled by John Ryland, A. M. of Northampton.
- London : sold by Messrs. Dilly, in the Poultry; London and by Mr. Etherington, in York, M.DCC.LXXVI. 
- Eighteenth century collections online. Part 1.
xl,ix,,390,p. ; 12⁰.
- Biography -- Early works to 1800.
Moral education -- Early works to 1800.
- Place of Publication:
- England London.
- System Details:
- Mode of access: World Wide Web.
- A reimpression of the [1775?] octavo edition, printed for Dilly, London, imposed on a duodecimo format; with a different titlepage, with the addition of 40-pages of prefatory matter, a list of subscribers, and pp.373-390 containing errata and advertisements.
With a final advertisement leaf.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from British Library.
- Cited in:
- English Short Title Catalog, T137422.
- Access Restriction:
- Restricted for use by site license.
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