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The oeconomy of human life. [electronic resource] / Translated from an Indian manuscript, written by an ancient Bramin. ; To which is prefixed an account of the manner in which the said manuscript was discover'd. In a letter from an English gentleman, now residing in China, to the Earl of *****.

Author/Creator:
Dodsley, Robert, 1704-1764 author
Publication:
[Boston] : London: printed, Boston: reprinted and sold by D. Fowle in Queen-Street., 1752.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xi, [2], 14-40 pages, [1] leaf)
Edition:
The seventh edition.
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 6836.
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Standardized Title:
Economy of human life. Part 1
Subjects:
Conduct of life.
Maxims.
Form/Genre:
Prospectuses.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Boston.
Notes:
Part I only.
Generally attributed to Robert Dodsley. The Dictionary of national biography attributes Part I to Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, and Part II to John Hill.
"Sold by D. Fowle in Queen-Street, The authentick narrative of the success of tar-water, in curing a great number and variety of distempers ..."-- unnumbered leaf at end. The authentick narrative, by Thomas Prior, was published at Boston by Rogers and Fowle in 1749.
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Incorporated, 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; numbers 6836).
Cited in:
Evans 6836
Contributor:
Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of, 1694-1773.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.