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Sir hornbook, or, Childe Launcelot"s expedition

Thomas Love Peacock

Sir hornbook, or, Childe Launcelot"s expedition

a grammatico-allegorical ballad

by Thomas Love Peacock

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Published by Printed for N. Hailes, Juvenile Library, London Museum, Piccadilly in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Grammar -- Juvenile poetry,
  • Lithography -- Printing -- Specimens

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesChilde Launcelot"s expedition
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29, [2] p., 8 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14836196M

    The hornbook consisted of a wooden paddle with lessons tacked on and covered by a piece of transparent horn. The wooden paddle was approximately 2 3/4" x 5" with an easy to hold handle. A hole was put in the handle so a leather thong could be tied to it and the child could carry it on his/her belt or around his/her neck. › Find signed collectible books by 'Thomas Love Peacock' Crotchet Castle () by Thomas Love Peacock. ISBN () Softcover, Kessinger Publishing, LLC, Find This Book.

    The volume is illustrated with eight hand-colored lithographic plates by H. Corbould, with tissue is a “New edition” as per the title-page, appearing as part of “The Home Treasury” series. The work was first published in and is here in the first Cundall edition; the Osborne catalogue explains that Peacock and Henry Cole, the “Home Treasury” editor, met some time. [1] Felix Summerly (Henry Cole),(ed.), The Home Treasury: Sir HornBook, or Childe Launcelot’s Expedition a Grammatico-Allegorical Ballad (London: Chapman and Hall, ), no page given.

    Click the images for enlargements. • This Bible was specifically designed and printed for the reader to annotate: the pages measure " x " and the text area only " x ", leaving " to " of margin for notes on either side and 1" in the upper margin with 2" in the lower. An early owner did just that, not heavily, but here and there in both the Old and New Testaments. The Horn Book, Boston, Massachusetts. 11K likes. Blowing the horn about good books for children and young adults: lowers: 13K.


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Sir Hornbook or Childe Launcelot's Expedition: A Grammatico-Allegorical Ballad () [Thomas Love Peacock] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks. Sir Hornbook took Childe Launcelot's hand, And tears at parting fell: "Sir Childe,"--he said,--"with all my band I bid you here farewell.

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[PEACOCK (THOMAS LOVE)] Sir Hornbook; or, Childe Launcelot's Expedition. A Grammatico-Allegorical Ballad, third edition, 8 hand-coloured engraved plates after Henry Corbould (dated 1 June, ), 3 juvenile ink drawings loosely inserted, publisher's printed wrappers preserved within later wrappers [Oborne, pp].

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Hornbook, form of children’s primer common in both England and America from the late 16th to the late 18th century. A sheet containing the letters of the alphabet was mounted on a wooden frame and protected with thin, transparent plates of horn.

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Lot Description [THOMAS LOVE PEACOCK]: SIR HORNBOOK, OR, CHILDE LAUNCELOT’S EXPEDITION, London, Joseph Cundall,new edition, 8 tinted lithoplates as called for, 8pp adverts at end, original decorative boards worn, lacks most of backstrip, lower board detached, + HARRIET JACKSON: THE LIVELY HISTORY OF JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, London, C W for Felix.

Ages / Award Winners / Best Kids Stories / Book Lists / Chapter Books / Gift Books / Teens: Young Adults Michael L. Printz Award Winn Janu HORNBOOK. HORNBOOK, the primer or first reading book used in colonial schools. Long used in England, colonists brought it with themto America.

The hornbook was not really a book at all but simply a sheet of paper mounted on a board and covered with transparent horn. The board ended in a handle that a child held while reading.

Horn books. Horn books were widely used by children from the 15thth century. These "books" were often made of wood covered with a printed alphabet page. A very fine, transparent slice of a cow's horn was nailed over the page to preserve the paper, making horn books a practical and sturdy tool.

Thomas Love Peacock (18 October – 23 January ) was an English novelist, poet, and official of the East India was a close friend of Percy Bysshe Shelley and they influenced each other's work. Peacock wrote satirical novels, each with the same basic setting: characters at a table discussing and criticising the philosophical opinions of the : 18 OctoberWeymouth, Dorset, England.

The hornbook was used to teach reading to children for well over years. A child was not trusted with an expensive book, but would start out with this primer of a single sheet of press-printed paper usually containing the Lord’s Prayer.In the process they learn a little something about the evolution of books over the centuries as well as the different cultures that developed them.

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