Healthful sports for young ladies : illustrated by eleven elegant engravings from drawings by J. Dugourc, draughtsman to His Majesty, the King of France : accompanied by descriptions translated from the French of Mademoiselle St. Sernin and interspersed with original poetry and anecdotes.
- Additional Title(s):
Jeux des jeunes demoiselles. English
- London : Printed for R. Ackermann, Repository of Arts, 101, Strand. By W. Clowes, Northumberland-Court, 
- Physical Description:
- iv, 72 p.,  leaves of plates : ill. ; 14 x 21 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsGV1201 .S35 1822Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Cover title, on printed label: Healthful sports for young ladies, translated from the French of Mademoiselle St. Sernin by Dr. Combe, with original poetry and anecdotes. 11 plates--Price 10s 6d.
Additional verse by William Combe.
Date of publication from NSTC and from Ford.
Ford, J. Ackermann, p. 229
Fairman, Elisabeth R. Pleasures and pastimes, 295
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in original green paper wrapper, with printed title label on upper wrapper. Except for the frontispiece, the plates are bound between preliminary paging and text;  of these are artists's proofs on mounted India paper.
- Subject Terms:
- Ackermann, R. -- PublisherClowes, W. -- PrinterEngraving -- Specimens -- 1822.Exercise for women.Physical education for women.Physical fitness for women.Recreation.Sports for women.Women -- Conduct of life.Women -- Education.Women -- Health and hygiene.
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