Emblems for the improvement and entertainment of youth : containing emblematical, hieroglyphical, and aenigmatical devices, relating to all parts and stations of life : intending to promote morality, virtue and religion, and suppress immorality, vice, and prophaneness : by giving useful lessons and admonitions to all ages, degrees, and capacities, suitable to most exigencies in common life : illustrated with proper and necessary explanations and observations from natural history, and the manners, customs, and opinions of the ancients
- London : Printed for R. Ware at the Bible and Sun on Ludgate-Hill, M.DCC.LV [i.e. 1755]
- Physical Description:
- 18 unnumbered pages, 131 pages, 10 unnumbered pages, 63 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 15 cm
- Related Titles:
- Emblems for the entertainment and improvement of youth
- "Curiously engraved on sixty-two copper-plates.", First issued as Emblems for the entertainment and improvement of youth., Publisher's advertisements on p. [17-18] at beginning and p.  at end., Includes index on  p. at end., and All after p. 131 lacking.
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- Opie. B 103.
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