adventures of the six princesses of Babylon, in their travels to the temple of virtue

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ContributionsQuayle, Eric S. (bookplate), Peacock, Lucy, fl. 1785-1816 (autograph), Birdsall & Son
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"A perusal of SPENCER'S FAIRY QUEEN, wherein he has so beautifully described the Passions, first suggested to her mind the idea of personifying them in a more. Peacock published her first story, The Adventures of the Six Princesses of Babylon, in Their Travels to the Temple of Virtue: an allegory, (an adaptation for children of Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene), anonymously in June Born: May-June ?, Unknown.

The Adventures of the Six Princesses of Babylon, in their Travels to the Temple of Virtue: An Allegory. By Lucy Peacock. - London - T. Bensley. PEACOCK, LUCY (fl. ), bookseller and author, kept a shop in Oxford Street, and wrote tales for children, for the most part anonymously. Among the earliest of these were ‘The Adventures of the Six Princesses of Babylon in their Travels to the Temple of Virtue: an allegory’ (; 3rd edit.

), and ‘The Rambles of Fancy, or Moral and Interesting Tales’ (2 vols., ). Lucy Peacock has 16 books on Goodreads with 56 ratings.

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Adventures of the Six Princesses of Babylon, in Their Travels to the Temple of Virtue () and The Knight of the Rose () The latter is a prose adaptation of The Faerie Queene, book two, in which the titular knight, Prince Artimer, sets out to defeat the figure of Excess at the Island of Pleasure.

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