The Resource A candid historical account of the Hospital for the reception of exposed and deserted young children : representing the present plan of it as productive of many evils, and not adapted to the Genius and Happiness of this Nation. Shewing, on the other hand, the great importance of the establishment, if put under proper regulations, as the most effectual Means of preserving the Lives of a great Number of such Infants as have perished within the Bills of Mortality. With a proposal for carrying a new design into execution. To which is added, a letter from a country gentleman to a Governor of the Hospital: Containing Many Observations relating to Foundlings born, educated, or employed, in the Country; collected from real Facts: With his Opinion concerning the Amendments necessary, (electronic resource)

A candid historical account of the Hospital for the reception of exposed and deserted young children : representing the present plan of it as productive of many evils, and not adapted to the Genius and Happiness of this Nation. Shewing, on the other hand, the great importance of the establishment, if put under proper regulations, as the most effectual Means of preserving the Lives of a great Number of such Infants as have perished within the Bills of Mortality. With a proposal for carrying a new design into execution. To which is added, a letter from a country gentleman to a Governor of the Hospital: Containing Many Observations relating to Foundlings born, educated, or employed, in the Country; collected from real Facts: With his Opinion concerning the Amendments necessary, (electronic resource)

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A candid historical account of the Hospital for the reception of exposed and deserted young children : representing the present plan of it as productive of many evils, and not adapted to the Genius and Happiness of this Nation. Shewing, on the other hand, the great importance of the establishment, if put under proper regulations, as the most effectual Means of preserving the Lives of a great Number of such Infants as have perished within the Bills of Mortality. With a proposal for carrying a new design into execution. To which is added, a letter from a country gentleman to a Governor of the Hospital: Containing Many Observations relating to Foundlings born, educated, or employed, in the Country; collected from real Facts: With his Opinion concerning the Amendments necessary
Title
A candid historical account of the Hospital for the reception of exposed and deserted young children
Title remainder
representing the present plan of it as productive of many evils, and not adapted to the Genius and Happiness of this Nation. Shewing, on the other hand, the great importance of the establishment, if put under proper regulations, as the most effectual Means of preserving the Lives of a great Number of such Infants as have perished within the Bills of Mortality. With a proposal for carrying a new design into execution. To which is added, a letter from a country gentleman to a Governor of the Hospital: Containing Many Observations relating to Foundlings born, educated, or employed, in the Country; collected from real Facts: With his Opinion concerning the Amendments necessary
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
Uk-ES
Citation location within source
T93929
Citation source
English Short Title Catalog
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1712-1786
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hanway, Jonas
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foundling Hospital (London, England)
  • Orphanages
  • Foundlings
  • Abandoned children
Label
A candid historical account of the Hospital for the reception of exposed and deserted young children : representing the present plan of it as productive of many evils, and not adapted to the Genius and Happiness of this Nation. Shewing, on the other hand, the great importance of the establishment, if put under proper regulations, as the most effectual Means of preserving the Lives of a great Number of such Infants as have perished within the Bills of Mortality. With a proposal for carrying a new design into execution. To which is added, a letter from a country gentleman to a Governor of the Hospital: Containing Many Observations relating to Foundlings born, educated, or employed, in the Country; collected from real Facts: With his Opinion concerning the Amendments necessary, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • In ECCO, Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • Introduction signed: J. Hanway
  • The "genuine sentiments of an English country gentleman, .. " has separate pagination and register
  • Reproduction of original from British Library
Control code
ESTCT93929
Dimensions
80
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
iv,9-112;[4],47,[1]p.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A candid historical account of the Hospital for the reception of exposed and deserted young children : representing the present plan of it as productive of many evils, and not adapted to the Genius and Happiness of this Nation. Shewing, on the other hand, the great importance of the establishment, if put under proper regulations, as the most effectual Means of preserving the Lives of a great Number of such Infants as have perished within the Bills of Mortality. With a proposal for carrying a new design into execution. To which is added, a letter from a country gentleman to a Governor of the Hospital: Containing Many Observations relating to Foundlings born, educated, or employed, in the Country; collected from real Facts: With his Opinion concerning the Amendments necessary, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • In ECCO, Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • Introduction signed: J. Hanway
  • The "genuine sentiments of an English country gentleman, .. " has separate pagination and register
  • Reproduction of original from British Library
Control code
ESTCT93929
Dimensions
80
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
iv,9-112;[4],47,[1]p.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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