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 Front Cover
 Front Matter
 Frontispiece
 Half Title
 Title Page
 Table of Contents
 List of Illustrations
 Preface
 Lord Macaulay: A trader's son,...
 Michael Faraday, LL.D.: Son of...
 Charles Dickens: Attorney's clerk...
 Richard Cobden: Farmer's boy, warehouseman,...
 Charles Bianconi: Wandering Italian...
 George Cruikshank: The famous...
 William Fairbairn: Mechanic's apprentice,...
 William and Robert Chambers: Poor...
 Sir John Franklin: Lincolnshire...
 William Shaw Lindsay: A poor friendless...
 Joseph Hume: Son of a poor fisherman,...
 William Dargan: Farmer's boy, railway...
 Abel Heywood: Warehouse boy, the...
 Dominic-Francois Arago: The great...
 The Rev. Thomas Spencer: The celebrated...
 Sir David Brewster: Knight of the...
 William Howitt: Poet, novelist,...
 The Right Hon. B. Disraeli: Boy...
 Francis Horner: Son of an Edinburgh...
 Joseph Brotherton: Factory boy...
 Notice of the press
 Opinions of the press
 Back Cover
 Spine






Title: Clever boys of our time, and how they became famous men
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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00003116/00001
 Material Information
Title: Clever boys of our time, and how they became famous men dedicated to youths and young men anxious to rise in the world
Physical Description: viii, 280, <10> p., <10> leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 18 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Johnson, Joseph, b 1822
Herbert, R. ( Engraver )
Stephenson, J. ( Engraver )
Stanesby, Samuel ( Illuminator )
Bessent, T. ( Printer of plates )
Publisher: Darton and Co.
Place of Publication: London
Publication Date: c. 1861
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Success -- Juvenile literature.
Ability -- Juvenile literature.
Bldn -- 1864.
Literature for Children
Boys -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Spatial Coverage: England -- London.
 Notes
Statement of Responsibility: by the author of "Famous Boys," and "Heroines of our Time."
General Note: Halkett & Laing, v. 9 gives the date 1861 for this title.
General Note: Added title page, engraved.
General Note: Added title page and frontispiece illuminated in colours by Sam. Stanesby and printed by T. Bessent.
General Note: Illustrations engraved by R. Herbert after J. Stephenson.
General Note: Publisher's advertisements follow text.
Funding: Brittle Books Program
Funding: Preservation and Access for American and British Children's Literature, 1870-1889 (NEH PA-50860-00).
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00003116
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature in Special Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries
Rights Management: All rights reserved, Board of Trustees of the University of Florida.
Resource Identifier: aleph - 002232234
notis - AAA4055
notis - ALH2626
oclc - 19707555
oclc - 48435570
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Table of Contents
    Front Cover
        Front Cover 1
        Front Cover 2
    Front Matter
        Front Matter
    Frontispiece
        Frontispiece
    Half Title
        Half Title
    Title Page
        Page i
        Page ii
    Table of Contents
        Page iii
    List of Illustrations
        Page iv
    Preface
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    Lord Macaulay: A trader's son, poet, orator, essayist, and historian
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    Michael Faraday, LL.D.: Son of a poor blacksmith, a bookbinder's apprentice, and now the world-famed chemist
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    Charles Dickens: Attorney's clerk and the world-famed author
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    Richard Cobden: Farmer's boy, warehouseman, author, orator, and statesman
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    Charles Bianconi: Wandering Italian boy, the great Irish coach proprietor, and mayor of Clonmel
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    George Cruikshank: The famous caricaturist
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    William Fairbairn: Mechanic's apprentice, engineer, member of the royal society, correspondent of the French institute, LL.D., etc.
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    William and Robert Chambers: Poor peebles boys, booksellers, the celebrated authors, and eminent publishers
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    Sir John Franklin: Lincolnshire boy, naval hero, and great arctic explorer
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    William Shaw Lindsay: A poor friendless orphan, cabin-boy, great shipowner, and member of the parliament
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    Joseph Hume: Son of a poor fisherman, political economist, and member of parliament
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    William Dargan: Farmer's boy, railway contractor, and founder of the Irish industrial exhibition
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    Abel Heywood: Warehouse boy, the great news-agent, and alderman
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    Dominic-Francois Arago: The great French philosopher
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    The Rev. Thomas Spencer: The celebrated boy-preacher
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    Sir David Brewster: Knight of the Guelphic order, principal of St. Leonard's college, university of St. Andrew's, and one of the most distinguished living philosophers
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    William Howitt: Poet, novelist, and historian
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    The Right Hon. B. Disraeli: Boy in an attorney's office, and now the eminent statesman
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    Francis Horner: Son of an Edinburgh merchant, and the universally respected member of parliament
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    Joseph Brotherton: Factory boy and member of parliament
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    Notice of the press
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    Opinions of the press
        Page 289
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    Back Cover
        Back Cover 1
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    Spine
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