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Guthrie, William 1708-1770

Overview
Works: 522 works in 1,437 publications in 3 languages and 10,323 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Dictionaries  Textbooks 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: AC4, 910
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Most widely held works by William Guthrie
A new system of modern geography, or, A geographical, historical, and commercial grammar : and present state of the several nations of the world ... by William Guthrie ( Book )
193 editions published between 1745 and 2005 in English and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An essay upon English tragedy, with remarks upon the Abbe de Blanc's observations on the English stage by William Guthrie ( Book )
19 editions published between 1747 and 1971 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new geographical, historical, and commercial grammar; and present state of the several kingdoms of the world. Containing, I. The figures, motions, and distances of the planets, according to the Newtonian system, and the latest observations. II. A general view of the Earth considered as a planet; with several useful geographical definitions and problems. III. The grand divisions of the globe into land and water, continents and islands. IV. The situation and extent of empires, kingdoms, states, provinces, and colonies. V. Their climate, air, soil, vegetable productions, metals, minerals, natural curiosities, seas, rivers, bays, capes, promontories, and lakes. VI. The birds and beasts peculiar to each country. VII. Observations on the changes that have been any where observed upon the face of nature, since the most early periods of history. VIII. The history and origin of nations: their forms of government, religion, laws, revenues, taxes, naval and military strength, orders of knighthood, &c. IX. The genius, manners, customs, and habits of the people. X. Their language, learning, arts, sciences, manufactures, and commerce. XI. The chief cities, structures, ruins, and artificial curiosities. XII. The longitude, latitude, bearings, and distances of principal places from London. To which are added, I.A geographical index, with the names of places alphabetically arranged. II. A table of the coins of all nations, and their value in English money. III. A chronological table of remarkable events from the creation to the present time. By William Guthrie, Esq. the astronomical part by James Ferguson, F.R.S. Illustrated with a correct set of maps, engraved by Mr. Kitchin, geographer by William Guthrie ( )
14 editions published between 1779 and 1790 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mother or, the happy distress. A novel. By the author of the Friends. In two volumes. by William Guthrie ( )
13 editions published between 1759 and 1761 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A general history of Scotland from the earliest accounts to the present time. By William Guthrie, Esq. Volume the first by William Guthrie ( )
19 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An address to the public, on the late dismission of a general officer by William Guthrie ( )
8 editions published in 1764 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reply to the counter-address ; being a vindication of a pamphlet entitled, An address to the public, on the late dismission of a general officer by William Guthrie ( )
11 editions published in 1764 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The friends a sentimental history: describing love as a virtue, as well as a passion. In two volumes by William Guthrie ( )
9 editions published in 1754 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new geographical, historical, and commercial grammar and present state of the several kingdoms of the world. Containing I. The Figures, Motions, and Distances of the Planets, according to the Newtonian System and the latest Observations. II. A general View of the Earth considered as a Planet; with several useful Geographical Definitions and Problems. III. The grand Divisions of the Globe into Land and Water, Continents and Islands. IV. The Situation and Extent of Empires, Kingdoms, States, Provinces, and Colonies. V. Their Climate, Air, Soil vegetable Productions, Metals, Minerals, natural Curiosities, Seas, Rivers, Bays, Capes, Promontories, and Lakes. VI. The Birds and Beasts peculiar to each Country. Vii. Observations on the Changes that have been any where observed upon the Face of Nature since the most early Periods of History. Viii. The History and Origin of Nations: their Forms of Government, Religion, Laws, Revenues, Taxes, naval and military Strength. IX. The Genius, Manners, Customs, and Habits of the People. X. Their Language, Learning, Arts, Sciences, Manufactures, and Commerce. XI. The chief Cities, Structures, Ruins, and artificial Curiosities. XII. The Longitude, Latitude, Bearings, and Distances of principal Places from London. XIII. A General Index. With a table of the coins of all nations, and their value in English money. By William Guthrie, Esq. Illustrated with a New and Correct Set of Maps, Engraved by Mr. Kitchin, Geographer. The third edition, improved and enlarged; the astronomical part by James Ferguson, F.R.S by William Guthrie ( )
5 editions published in 1771 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The atlas to Guthrie's system of Geography by William Guthrie ( )
9 editions published between 1792 and 1800 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new system of modern geography or, a geographical historical, and commercial grammar ; and present state of the several kingdoms of the world. Containing I. The Figures, Motions, and Distances of the Planets, according to the Newtonian System and the latest Observations. II. A general View of the Earth considered as a Planet ; with several useful Geographical Definitions and Problems. III. The grand Divisions of the Globe into Land and Water, Continents and Islands. IV. The Situation and Extent of Empires, Kingdoms, States, Provinces, and Colonies. V. Their Climates, Air, Soil, Vegetable Productions, Metals, Minerals, natural Curiosities, Seas, Rivers, Bays, Capes, Promontories, and Lakes. VI. The Birds and Beasts peculiar to each Country. Vii. Observations on the Changes that have been any where observed upon the Face of Nature since the most early Periods of History. Viii. The History and Origin of Nations ; their Forms of Government, Religion, Laws, Revenues, Taxes, Naval and Military Strength. IX. The Genius, Manners, Customs, and Habits of the People. X. Their Language, Learning, Arts, Sciences, Manufactures, and Commerce. XI. The chief Cities, Structures, Ruins, and artificial Curiosities. XII. The Longitude, Latitude, Bearings, and Distances of principal Places from London. To which are added, I.A Geographical Index, with the Names and Places alphabetically arranged. II. A. Table of the Coins of all Nations, and their Value in English Money. III. A Chronological Table of remarkable Events from the Creation to the present Time. By William Guthrie, Esq. The astronomical part by James Ferguson, F.R.S. To which have been added, the late discoveries of Dr. Herschell, and other eminent Astronomers by William Guthrie ( )
5 editions published between 1786 and 1792 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The atlas to Guthrie's system of geography. (The order in which the maps are to be placed by the bookbinder.) by William Guthrie ( )
7 editions published in 1792 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Broadbottom, Jeffrey

Broadbottom, Jeffrey 1708-1770 Pseudonym
Guthrie, Wilh., 1708-1770
Guthrie, Wilhelm, 1708-1770
Guthrie, William
Guthrie, William, 1708-1770
Guthry, 1708-1770
Languages
English (423)
French (39)
Italian (1)