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The history of England, from the invasion of Julius Caesar to the revolution in MDCLXXXVIII. [electronic resource] : In six volumes, illustrated with plates. / By David Hume, Esq. ; To which is prefixed a short account of his life, written by himself. ; Vol. I[-VI].

Author/Creator:
Hume, David, 1711-1776., author
Edition:
A new edition, with the author's last corrections and improvements.
Publication:
Philadelphia: : Printed for Robert Campbell; by Samuel H. Smith., M.DCC.XCV[-M.DCC.XCVI]. [1795-1796]
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 28867.
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 30602.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (6 volume) : illustrations
Subjects:
Hume, David, 1711-1776.
Hume, David, 1711-1776 -- Portraits.
Great Britain -- History.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Portraits.
Form/Genre:
Subscribers' lists.
Prospectuses.
Publishers' advertisements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Notes:
Vols. 3-6 dated 1796. Vols. 1,2 and 4 printed by Samuel H. Smith; volume 3 and 6 by Henry Sweitzer; volume 5 by Richard Folwell.
Vol. 1 has frontispiece portrait of David Hume; volume 2-6 have frontispiece portraits of Henry IV, Elizabeth I, James I, Oliver Cromwell, and James II. Portrait of Elizabeth engraved by Joseph H. Seymour; other portraits engraved by Robert Scot and Samuel Allardice.
Vol. 1: xxiii, [1], 526, [2] pages, [1] leaf of plates; volume 2: viii, 520 pages, [1] leaf of plates; volume 3: [8], 536 pages, [1] leaf of plates; volume 4: [8], 504 pages, [1] leaf of plates; volume 5: vii, [1], 488 pages, [1] leaf of plates; volume 6: [8], 293, [155] pages, [1] leaf of plates.
Errors in paging: volume 2, pages 378 misnumbered 278; volume 3, pages 396 misnumbered 376; volume 4, pages 87, 342, 461, 473-480 and 484 misnumbered 69, 322, 361, 373-380 and 481; volume 5, pages 441 misnumbered 445; volume 6, pages 212 misnumbered 112.
"Subscribers' names."--v. 6, pages [148-152], 2nd count.
Publisher's prosepectus and advertisement, volume 6, pages [153-155], 2nd count.
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 28867).
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 30602).
Cited in:
Evans 28867
Evans 30602
Contributor:
Scot, Robert, 1744?-1823, engraver.
Allardice, S. (Samuel), engraver.
Seymour, Joseph H., engraver.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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