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Vertue, George 1684-1756

Overview
Works: 850 works in 1,321 publications in 3 languages and 7,519 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Illustrated works  Biography  Portraits  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Sermons  Epic poetry  Concordances 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Dedicatee, Engraver, Editor, Artist, Metal-engraver, Contributor, Other, Honoree, Printer
Classifications: PR3560, 821.4
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The works of Horatio Walpole, earl of Orford by Horace Walpole( Book )

6 editions published in 1798 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of England by Rapin de Thoyras( Book )

8 editions published between 1732 and 1743 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of de Rapin extends from the establishment of the Romans in Great Britain to the death of Charles I. This edition includes the continuation to the accession of George I, by David Durand
Paradise lost, and other poems by John Milton( Book )

9 editions published between 1741 and 1873 in English and German and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents John Milton's epic poem which chronicles man's fall from grace and Satan's rebellion against God, and includes two additional poems by the seventeenth-century author, as well as a biographical profile
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 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plays of William Shakespeare, with the corrections and illustrations of various commentators by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published between 1765 and 1768 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The religion of nature delineated (1724) by William Wollaston( Book )

7 editions published between 1726 and 1738 in English and held by 120 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)
Anecdotes of painting in England : with some account of the principal artists : and incidental notes on other arts by Horace Walpole( Book )

13 editions published between 1782 and 1796 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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( Book )

17 editions published in 1759 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medals, coins, great seals, and other works of Thomas Simon by George Vertue( Book )

20 editions published between 1780 and 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chronological historian: containing a regular account of all material transactions and occurrences, ecclesiastical, civil, and military, relating to the English affairs by Thomas Salmon( Book )

7 editions published between 1723 and 1733 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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( Book )

16 editions published in 1745 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of engravers, who have been born, or resided in England by Horace Walpole( Book )

6 editions published in 1765 in English and Spanish and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of the collection of pictures, &c. belonging to King James the Second; to which is added, a catalogue of the pictures and drawings in the closet of the late Queen Caroline by William Chiffinch( Book )

13 editions published in 1758 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medals, coins, great-seals, impressions, from the elaborate works of Thomas Simon : ... by Geo: Vertue by George Vertue( )

9 editions published between 1753 and 2005 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of four ancient paintings, being historical portraitures of royal branches of the Crown of England by George Vertue( )

7 editions published between 1740 and 2005 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve sermons preached upon several occasions by Robert South( )

7 editions published between 1715 and 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (246)

Spanish (1)

German (1)