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The oceana of James Harrington, Esq. : and his other works : with an account of his life prefix'd / by John Toland ; To which is added, Plato redivivus: or, a dialogue concerning government.

Author/Creator:
Harrington, James, 1611-1677.
Other Title:
Oceana
Publication:
Dublin : Printed for William Williamson, Bookseller, at Mecaenas's Head in Bride-Street, MDCCLVIII. [1758]
Format/Description:
Book
[4], x, xiii-xliv, 642 p. [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 33 cm. (fol)
Fingerprint:
isie ofo- s.to beCo (3) 1758 (R)
Subjects:
Utopias -- Early works to 1800.
Political science.
Form/Genre:
Subscribers lists -- ireland -- Dublin -- 18th century.
Place of Publication:
Ireland Dublin.
Contents:
The dedication
The preface
The life of James Harrington [by J. Toland]
The grounds and reasons of monarchy consider'd
The commonwealth of Oceana
The prerogative of popular government
The art of law-giving
A word concerning a House of peers
Six political tracts ... viz. I. Valerius and Publicola. A dialogue. II. A system of politics ... III. Political aphorisms. IV. Seven models of a common-wealth ... V. The ways and means of introducing a common-wealth by the consent of the people. VI. The humble petition of divers well affected persons; with the Parliament's answer thereto
Plato redivivus: or, A dialogue concerning government ... 3d ed. with additions.
Notes:
'Plato redivivus' is by H. Nevile.
With a list of subscribers.
Advertisements: p. [2] at front.
A reissue of the edition of 1737 with a new titlepage.
The register and text in the preliminaries are apparently continuous.
P.xvi misnumbered xxi.
Penn Provenance:
Elias, Archibald C. (donor)
Barrett, Robertus (bookplate)
Bibliothecae Puseianae (bookplate) (stamp)
Penn Chronology:
1758
Cited in:
ESTC T128622
Contributor:
Toland, John, 1670-1722.
Contains:
Neville, Henry, 1620-1694. Plato redivivus.
OCLC:
316752035
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