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The battle of the books,

Author: Jonathan SwiftAdolph Charles Louis GuthkelchWilliam TempleWilliam WottonCharles Boyle Orrery, Earl ofAll authors
Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus, 1908.
Series: The King's classics
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745.
Battle of the books.
London, Chatto and Windus, 1908
(OCoLC)551594058
Named Person: Jonathan Swift
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Swift; Adolph Charles Louis Guthkelch; William Temple; William Wotton; Charles Boyle Orrery, Earl of; Richard Bentley
OCLC Number: 2721356
Notes: With added series title, engraved, and second half-title.
Contains a reproduction of t.p. of original edition: A full and true account of the battel fought last Friday, between the ancient and the modern books in St. James's library. London, 1704.
Description: lxvi, 312 pages frontispiece (facsimile) 16 cm.
Contents: Introduction.--Battle of the books.--Appendix: extracts from Temple's Essay upon the ancient and modern learning (1690); Wotton's Reflections upon ancient and modern learning (1694: second ed. 1697); Boyle's Phalaris (1695); Bentley's first Dissertation (1697); Boyle's Examination (1698); Bentley's second Dissertation (1699).--Notes.--Textual notes.--Letter of Dr. Edm. Gibson.--Letter of Geo. Gibson.--Bibliography.
Series Title: The King's classics
Responsibility: by Jonathan Swift; with selections from the literature of the Phalaris controversy. Ed. by A. Guthkelch.

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