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The Resource The beauties of biography, : a selection of the lives of eminent men, carefully digested from correct and approved publications; Amongst which are the Lives of Peter Abelard, Joseph Addison, Alfred the Great, Aechylus, Mark Aikenside, Ali Bey, Dr. Amory, Br. Atterbury, Dr. Arbuthnot, Ashmole, Sir George Ascue, &c. And many more Eminent for their Abilities, as Statesmen, Warriors, Poets, Philosophers, &c. The whole forming a pleasing Assemblage of Entertainment and Instruction. Illustrated with several heads, Engraved by eminent Artists, (electronic resource)

The beauties of biography, : a selection of the lives of eminent men, carefully digested from correct and approved publications; Amongst which are the Lives of Peter Abelard, Joseph Addison, Alfred the Great, Aechylus, Mark Aikenside, Ali Bey, Dr. Amory, Br. Atterbury, Dr. Arbuthnot, Ashmole, Sir George Ascue, &c. And many more Eminent for their Abilities, as Statesmen, Warriors, Poets, Philosophers, &c. The whole forming a pleasing Assemblage of Entertainment and Instruction. Illustrated with several heads, Engraved by eminent Artists, (electronic resource)

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The beauties of biography, : a selection of the lives of eminent men, carefully digested from correct and approved publications; Amongst which are the Lives of Peter Abelard, Joseph Addison, Alfred the Great, Aechylus, Mark Aikenside, Ali Bey, Dr. Amory, Br. Atterbury, Dr. Arbuthnot, Ashmole, Sir George Ascue, &c. And many more Eminent for their Abilities, as Statesmen, Warriors, Poets, Philosophers, &c. The whole forming a pleasing Assemblage of Entertainment and Instruction. Illustrated with several heads, Engraved by eminent Artists
Title
The beauties of biography,
Title remainder
a selection of the lives of eminent men, carefully digested from correct and approved publications; Amongst which are the Lives of Peter Abelard, Joseph Addison, Alfred the Great, Aechylus, Mark Aikenside, Ali Bey, Dr. Amory, Br. Atterbury, Dr. Arbuthnot, Ashmole, Sir George Ascue, &c. And many more Eminent for their Abilities, as Statesmen, Warriors, Poets, Philosophers, &c. The whole forming a pleasing Assemblage of Entertainment and Instruction. Illustrated with several heads, Engraved by eminent Artists
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
Uk-ES
Citation location within source
T144686
Citation source
English Short Title Catalog
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Biographical and imperial magazine
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Biography
Label
The beauties of biography, : a selection of the lives of eminent men, carefully digested from correct and approved publications; Amongst which are the Lives of Peter Abelard, Joseph Addison, Alfred the Great, Aechylus, Mark Aikenside, Ali Bey, Dr. Amory, Br. Atterbury, Dr. Arbuthnot, Ashmole, Sir George Ascue, &c. And many more Eminent for their Abilities, as Statesmen, Warriors, Poets, Philosophers, &c. The whole forming a pleasing Assemblage of Entertainment and Instruction. Illustrated with several heads, Engraved by eminent Artists, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • In ECCO, Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • Title to vol.2: 'An interesting collection of modern lives'
  • Apparently a companion volume to 'The biographical and imperial magazine' 1789-90, edited by John Thelwall
  • Braces in imprint
  • Reproduction of original from British Library
Control code
ESTCT144686
Dimensions
80
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unknown
Extent
2v.,plates
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Other physical details
ports.
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not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
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The beauties of biography, : a selection of the lives of eminent men, carefully digested from correct and approved publications; Amongst which are the Lives of Peter Abelard, Joseph Addison, Alfred the Great, Aechylus, Mark Aikenside, Ali Bey, Dr. Amory, Br. Atterbury, Dr. Arbuthnot, Ashmole, Sir George Ascue, &c. And many more Eminent for their Abilities, as Statesmen, Warriors, Poets, Philosophers, &c. The whole forming a pleasing Assemblage of Entertainment and Instruction. Illustrated with several heads, Engraved by eminent Artists, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • In ECCO, Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • Title to vol.2: 'An interesting collection of modern lives'
  • Apparently a companion volume to 'The biographical and imperial magazine' 1789-90, edited by John Thelwall
  • Braces in imprint
  • Reproduction of original from British Library
Control code
ESTCT144686
Dimensions
80
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
2v.,plates
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Other physical details
ports.
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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