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A compend of history, from the earliest times; : comprehending a general view of the present state of the world, with respect to civilization, religion, and government; and a brief dissertation on the importance of historical knowledge. / By Samuel Whelpley, A.M. principal of the Newark Academy. ; Two volumes in one. Vol. I[-II].

Author/Creator:
Whelpley, Samuel, 1766-1817.
Publication:
Boston: : Published by Richardson, Lord & Holbrook, no. 133, Washington Street., 1829.
Format/Description:
Book
2 v. in 1 : ill. ; 19 cm.
Edition:
Tenth edition. With corrections and important additions and improvements. By Rev. Joseph Emerson, principal of the female seminary at Wethersfield.
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Subjects:
History -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.
World history.
History.
Form/Genre:
Outlines and syllabi.
Intaglio prints.
Leather bindings (Binding)
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Boston.
Notes:
Edition statement transposed; precedes "Two volumes in one." on title page.
Copyright June 30, 1825 by Richardson and Lord.
Vol. 1: 218 p., [5] leaves of plates (1 folded); v. 2: 283, [1] p. Last page of v. 2 blank.
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has ms. note (faded) "Ma[ttee] Lowe's Book Presented by her [g]randfather 1874" on front flyleaf.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1829
Cited in:
Shoemaker 41490
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Emerson, Joseph, 1777-1833.
Richardson, Lord & Holbrook, publisher.
OCLC:
191258820