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Mother Bunch's fairy tales : published for the amusement of all those little masters and misses who, by duty to their parents, and obedience to their superiors, aim at becoming great lords and ladies.

Mother Bunch's fairy tales : published for the amusement of all those little masters and misses who, by duty to their parents, and obedience to their superiors, aim at becoming great lords and ladies.

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Date: 1795.
Publisher: Printed for E. Newbery ...,
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BEIN 2009 1351: 2 ill. hand-colored.
Tales 1-5 and 7-8 are based on contes by Madame d'Aulnoy; tales 9-12 are based on: Les chevaliers errans / Madame d'Auneuil; tale 6 (The story of little George) is an allegory attributable to neither writer.
"Adorned with copperplate cuts".
At foot of t.p.: [Price Nine-Pence.].
Misnumberings: 2 for 22.
(caption titles) [1] The story of Prince Lupin -- [2] The story of the Princess Frutilla, as related by herself -- [3] The story of the yellow dwarf -- [4] The pigeon and dove -- [5] Miranda and the royal ram -- [6] The story of little George -- [7] The story of Fortunio -- [8] The story of Finetta, or, The cinder girl -- [9] The history of Elmedorus and Alzayda -- [10] The history of the Princess Zamea, and the Prince Almanzon -- [11] The history of Zalmayda and Alinzor -- [12] The history of Prince Zalmandor and the Princess Amandina.
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192 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. (etchings) ; 11 cm.
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