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Manby, Richard -1769

Overview
Works: 152 works in 222 publications in 2 languages and 1,237 library holdings
Genres: Designs and plans  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Portraits  Bibliography  Poetry  Commentaries 
Roles: Book producer, Printer, Bookseller, Author, Honoree, Publisher, Editor
Classifications: NA2620, 720.223
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Manby
The rights of war and peace, in three books : wherein are explained, the law of nature and nations, and the principal points relating to government by Hugo Grotius( Book )

2 editions published in 1738 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A free inquiry into the miraculous powers by Conyers Middleton( Book )

6 editions published in 1749 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The miscellaneous works of the late reverend and learned Conyers Middleton, D.D. principal librarian of the University of Cambridge by Conyers Middleton( Book )

5 editions published in 1752 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of architecture, containing designs of buildings and ornaments by James Gibbs( Book )

1 edition published in 1739 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A course of experimental philosophy by J. T Desaguliers( Book )

in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dionysius Longinus On the sublime by Longinus( Book )

1 edition published in 1739 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An historical and critical account of the eminent classical authors in poetry and history by Edward Manwaring( Book )

2 editions published in 1737 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on Tacitus. : In which his character as a writer and an historian, is impartially considered, and compared with that of Livy. by Thomas Hunter( Book )

1 edition published in 1752 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems by John Whaley( Book )

1 edition published in 1732 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Telemachus, the son of Ulysses by François de Salignac de La Mothe- Fénelon( Book )

in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romance based upon Telemachus's voyage in the Odyssey, with the intent to teach the skills and morals of an enlightened ruler. The Adventures of Telemachus is Bishop Fenelon's 1699 "mirror for princes," written especially for Duc de Burgogne, heir presumptive to Louis XIV. Both in its original French and its many translations, The Adventures of Telemachus was one of the most popular and revered works of the eighteenth century. During that time, more than ten English prose and poetry versions appeared
The history of the life of Marcus Tullius Cicero. In two volumes. by Conyers Middleton( Book )

1 edition published in 1750 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophical experiments : containing useful and necessary instructions for such as undertake long voyages at sea : which were read before the Royal-Society, at several of their meetings by Stephen Hales( Book )

7 editions published in 1739 in English and Latin and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The miscellaneous works : of the late reverend and learned Conyers Middleton, ... Containing all his writings, except the life of Cicero: ... In four volumes by Conyers Middleton( Book )

3 editions published between 1752 and 1755 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some considerations on the causes of earthquakes : which were read before the Royal Society, April 5, 1750 by Stephen Hales( Book )

1 edition published in 1750 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attempts to show that earthquakes are the result of effervescences and concussions at the surface of the earth as sulphurous fumes rising from pyrites in the earth on a hot day combine with pure air and suddenly reduce its elasticity.--Allan & Schofield, Stephen Hales
 
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Alternative Names
Manby, Rich -1769

Manby, Rich. (Richard), -1769

Manby Richard

Manby, Richard d. 1769

Languages
English (45)

Latin (4)