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The Resource Letters concerning the English nation, by Mr. de Voltaire

Letters concerning the English nation, by Mr. de Voltaire

Label
Letters concerning the English nation
Title
Letters concerning the English nation
Statement of responsibility
by Mr. de Voltaire
Creator
Contributor
Bookseller
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • v. 27, p. 419
  • T137614
  • 629
Citation source
  • Folger. Printed books
  • ESTC (RLIN)
  • Gibson, R.W. Francis Bacon
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1694-1778
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Voltaire
Index
index present
Language note
First edition, translated into English by John Lockman. The Letters were first published in French in the following year, 1734. Cf. Folger
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1698-1771
  • 1663-1737
  • 1699-1777
  • -1755
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  • Lockman, John
  • Bowyer, William
  • Bowyer, William
  • Davis, Charles
  • Lyon, Alexander
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  • Imaginary letters
  • English literature
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
Letters concerning the English nation, by Mr. de Voltaire
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The ornaments are those used by William Bowyer. Cf. ESTC
  • Engraved title vignette; tail-pieces
  • Index: p. [2]-[19] final sequence
  • Errata at foot of p. [19], final sequence
  • Leaves A4 and G3 are cancels
  • Includes "A letter concerning the burning of Altena, as related in the History of Charles XII. King of Sweden": pages [245]-253
  • "Books printed for C. Davis and A. Lyon": pages [15]-[16] 1st sequence
  • Printer may be either William Bowyer the Elder (1663-1737) or his son (1699-1777), who went into partnership with his father in 1722
Bar code
31223902348029
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm (8vo)
Extent
[16], 253, [19] p.
Lccn
35030484
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)228675223
Label
Letters concerning the English nation, by Mr. de Voltaire
Publication
Note
  • The ornaments are those used by William Bowyer. Cf. ESTC
  • Engraved title vignette; tail-pieces
  • Index: p. [2]-[19] final sequence
  • Errata at foot of p. [19], final sequence
  • Leaves A4 and G3 are cancels
  • Includes "A letter concerning the burning of Altena, as related in the History of Charles XII. King of Sweden": pages [245]-253
  • "Books printed for C. Davis and A. Lyon": pages [15]-[16] 1st sequence
  • Printer may be either William Bowyer the Elder (1663-1737) or his son (1699-1777), who went into partnership with his father in 1722
Bar code
31223902348029
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm (8vo)
Extent
[16], 253, [19] p.
Lccn
35030484
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)228675223

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