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Author Moore, John Hamilton, d. 1807.
Title The young gentleman and lady's monitor, and English teacher's assistant : being a collection of select pieces from our best modern writers : calculated to eradicate vulgar prejudices and rusticity of manners; improve the understanding; rectify the will; purify the passions; direct the minds of youth to the pursuit of proper objects; and to facilitate their reading, writing, and speaking of the English language, with elegance and propriety : particularly adapted for the use of our eminent schools and academies, as well as private persons, who have not an opportunity of perusing the works of those celebrated authors, from whence this collection is made: divided into small portions for the ease of reading in classes / by J. Hamilton Moore author of the Practical Navigator, and the Seaman's New Daily Assistant.
Publication Info. London : printed : New-London [Conn.] : re-printed : By Samuel Green, for John W. Green, 1802.
Location Call No. Status
 Rare Books Medium  Z-M M8211 M7    IN LIBRARY
Description [4], 396, [6] p., IV leaves of plates ; ill., (woodcuts) 18 cm.
Note Spine title: Monitor.
Table of contents p. [1]-[6] (second group).
Indexed In: Shaw & Shoemaker 2684
Local Note NYSL copy: Gift of Sara Chasis and Joel Chasis Roll from the collection of their mother, Barbara Parker. Ownership stamp on t.p., p. [6], and elsewhere reads "R Van Wagenen". Verso of rear free end-paper inscribed "Found at the residence of Mrs. O. H. Curtis Nov 17 1909" in graphite.
Genre or Form Readers -- 19th century.
Book stamps (Provenance).
Added Author Green, Samuel, 1768-1859, printer.
Green, John W., 1779-1846, publisher.
Curtis, O. H., Mrs., former owner.
Van Wagner family, former owner.
Barbara Parker Collection (New York Society Library)
Added Title Monitor.