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The history of England, [electronic resource] : from the Revolution to the end of the American war, and Peace of Versailles in 1783. In six volumes. Designed as a continuation of Mr. Hume's History. By T. Smollett, M.D. and others. ...

Author/Creator:
Smollett, T. (Tobias), 1721-1771.
Publication:
Philadelphia : Printed for Robert Campbell & Co. by Henry Sweitzer, M.DCC.XCVI-M.DCC.XCVIII. [1796-1798]
Format/Description:
Book
6v. : ports. ; 8⁰.
Edition:
A new edition, with corrections and improvements.
Series:
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 2: New editions
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Subjects:
Smollett, T. (Tobias), 1721-1771.
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 -- Portraits.
Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Portraits.
Smollett, T. (Tobias), 1721-1771 -- Portraits.
Great Britain -- History -- 1689-1714.
Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Portraits.
Form/Genre:
Booksellers' advertisements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Subscribers' lists.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
Vol. 5 and 6 are "By a society of gentlemen." - Vol. 3-4 dated 1797; v. 5-6 dated 1798. Vol. 5 printed by Richard Folwell; v. 6 printed by John Bioren.
Vol. 1: xiv, [1], 16-576 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: 568 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 3: 586 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 4: 584 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 5: 511, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 6: [2], 452, 59, [9] p., [1] leaf of plates.
Numerous errors in paging.
With frontispiece portraits of Smollett (engraved by Joseph Seymour), George I, George II, George III, and Benjamin Franklin (engraved by Samuel Allardice), and George Washington (engraved by Alexander Lawson).
"Sketch of the life of Dr. Smollett."--v. 1, p. [vi]-xiv.
"Index. To volumes I. II. III. and IV."--v. 4, p. [513-584].
"Appendix."--v. 6, p. [1]-27, 2nd count.
"Index."--v. 6, p. [29]-59, 2nd count.
List of subscribers, v. 6, p. [61-66], 2nd count.
Bookseller's advertisement, v. 6, [2] p. at end.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from Library of Congress.
Cited in:
Evans, 31214
Evans, 32854
Evans, 34564
Evans, 34565
English Short Title Catalog, W12706.
Contributor:
Allardice, S. (Samuel), engraver.
Seymour, Joseph H., engraver.
Lawson, A. (Alexander), 1773-1846, engraver.
Bioren, John, 1773-1835, printer.
Folwell, Richard, 1768?-1814, printer.
Sweitzer, Henry, d. 1808?, printer.
Campbell, Robert, d. 1800, bookseller.
Hume, David, 1711-1776.
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