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Vertue, George 1684-1756

Overview
Works: 715 works in 1,154 publications in 2 languages and 6,280 library holdings
Genres: History  Poetry  Portraits  Registers  Biography  Catalogs  Chronology  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bio-bibliography  Anecdotes 
Roles: Illustrator, Dedicatee, Engraver, Editor, Contributor, Other, Honoree, Printer
Classifications: PR3560, 821.4
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A description of the works of the ingenious delineator and engraver Wenceslaus Hollar disposed into classes of different sorts; with some account of his life by George Vertue ( )
38 editions published between 1745 and 2005 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Horatio Walpole, earl of Orford by Horace Walpole ( Book )
6 editions published in 1798 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A catalogue of engravers who have been born, or resided in England ; digested by Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford, from the Mss. of Mr. George Vertue ; to which is added An account of the life and works of the latter by Horace Walpole ( Book )
31 editions published between 1762 and 1828 in English and Spanish and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The religion of nature delineated by William Wollaston ( Book )
6 editions published between 1726 and 1738 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This treatise on natural religion examines the following questions: (i) is there really any such thing as natural religion, properly and truly so called? (ii) if there is, what is it? and (iii) how may a man qualify himself, so as to be able to judge, for himself, of the other religions professed in the world; to settle his own opinions in disputable matters; and then to enjoy tranquility of mind, neither disturbing others, nor being disturbed at what passes among them? In addition, the nature of moral good and evil is a theme that is advanced throughout the papers appearing in this book"--Book. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2008 APA, all rights reserved)
The history of England by Rapin de Thoyras ( Book )
8 editions published between 1732 and 1743 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medals, coins, great seals, and other works of Thomas Simon by George Vertue ( )
11 editions published in 1780 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heads of illustrious persons of Great Britain engraven by Mr. Houbraken, and Mr. Vertue. With their lives and characters. By Thomas Birch by Thomas Birch ( Book )
20 editions published between 1743 and 1833 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anecdotes of painting in England with some account of the principal artists and incidental notes on other arts ; also, A catalogue of engravers who have been born or resided in England by Horace Walpole ( Book )
7 editions published between 1849 and 1862 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Firma burgi, or, An historical essay concerning the cities, towns, and buroughs of England taken from records by Thomas Madox ( Book )
2 editions published in 1726 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paradise lost : a poem in twelve books by John Milton ( Book )
4 editions published between 1741 and 1827 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A description of four ancient paintings, being historical portraitures of royal branches of the Crown of England by George Vertue ( )
8 editions published between 1740 and 2005 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Account of Edward the Confessor's monument. By Mr. Geo. Vertue. Read at the Society of Antiquaries, Oct. 10. 1741 by George Vertue ( )
4 editions published in 1741 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve sermons preached at several times, and upon several occasions. By Robert South, D.D. &c. Vol. IV. Never before published by Robert South ( )
4 editions published in 1715 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
George Vertue
Vertue.
Vertue, ... 1684-1756
Vertue, G.
Vertue, G. (George), 1684-1756
Vertue, Geo.
Vertue, George
Vertue (George), 1684-1756
Virtue, George
Virtue, George, 1684-1756
Languages
English (307)
Spanish (1)