Franklin

An alphabetical compendium of the various sects which have appeared in the world from the beginning of the Christian aera to the present day. : With an appendix, containing a brief account of the different schemes of religion now embraced among mankind. : The whole collected from the best authors, ancient and modern. / By Hannah Adams. ; [One line from Paul].

Other records:
Author/Creator:
Adams, Hannah, 1755-1831.
Publication:
Boston: : Printed by B. Edes & Sons, no. 42 Cornhill, M,DCC,LXXXIV. [1784]
Format/Description:
Book
[2], ii, [2], 204, lxxxiii, [23] p. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Fingerprint:
e.e- e-he y.i- anfe (3) 1784 (R)
Subjects:
Religion -- Dictionaries.
Religions.
Form/Genre:
Subscribers' lists.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Boston.
Notes:
Signatures: [A]⁴ B-U⁴ W⁴ X-2O⁴ [2P]⁴ [2Q]².
Preface signed: Thomas Prentiss, Medfield, September 2d, 1784.
Errata statement on verso of p. lxxxiii.
With final index and chronological table.
List of subscribers, p. [12-23] at end.
Second and third editions (Boston, 1791 and 1801, respectively) published with title: View of religions; fourth edition (Boston, 1817) has title: a dictionary of all religions. cf. Sabin.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy has ms. inscription on front free endpaper which reads "Sam B Jerrand To Lottie & Mary Dunsford 1875".
Penn Provenance:
Jerrand, Sam B. (inscription) (Culture Class Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1784
Cited in:
Sabin, 208
Evans, 18319
Hebrew Union College. Jewish Americana, 6
ESTC, W37176
Contributor:
Prentiss, Thomas, 1747-1814.
Benjamin Edes and Sons, printer.
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
American Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
3376478
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