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Famous men of ancient times / by the author of Peter Parley's tales.

Author/Creator:
Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold), 1793-1860, author.
Publication:
Boston : Bradbury, Soden & Co., MDCCCXLIII [1843]. (Boston : Stereotyped by George A. Curtis, N. England Type and Stereotype Foundry)
Format/Description:
Book
[4], 310, [4] pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 18 cm.
Series:
Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold), 1793-1860. Parley's cabinet library ; vol. 2.
Parley's cabinet library ; 2
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Subjects:
Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Men -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Biography.
Men.
Form/Genre:
Juvenile literature -- 1843.
Biography.
Juvenile works.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Boston.
Contents:
Mohammed
Belisarius
Attila
Nero
Seneca
Virgil
Cicero
Julius Ceasar
Hannibal
Alexander
Aristotle
Demosthenes
Apelles
Diogenes
Plato
Socrates
Alcibiades
Democritus
Pericles
Aristides
Æsop
Solon
Lycurgus
Homer
Confucius.
Notes:
With added engraved title-page.
Leather spine and corners with marbled paper over boards. Spine has raised bands with series and number stamped in gilt. Marbled lining papers.
Local notes:
Frost Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2010 by Robert Frost.
Frost Collection copy has label "The property of Constance A. P. Nightingale" pasted on front pastedown.
Penn Provenance:
Frost, Robert (donor) (Frost Collection copy)
Nightingale, Constance A. P. (former owner) (Frost Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1843
Cited in:
Checklist of American imprints, entry 43-2153
Contributor:
Bradbury, Soden & Co., publisher.
Robert Frost Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold), 1793-1860. Famous men of ancient times.
OCLC:
4031572