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Bayle, Pierre, 1647-1706.
Dictionary historical and critical of Mr. Peter Bayle.
London : Printed for J.J. and P. Knapton, D. Midwinter, J. Brotherton ... [and 27 others], 1734-1738
|Named Person:||Pierre Bayle; Louis Moréri; Pierre Bayle|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Pierre Bayle; Pierre Desmaizeaux; D Midwinter; James, John and Paul Knapton (Firm),; Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress); John Boyd Thacher Collection (Library of Congress)
|Notes:||Title page in red and black, with ornament; head- and tail-pieces, initials.
Vol. 1: , 17, , cxxviii, 803,  p.; v. 2: , 880 p.; v. 3: , 973,  p.; v. 4: , 944 p.; v. 5: , 872, 143,  p.
|Description:||5 v. : port. ; 37 cm (fol.)|
|Contents:||V. 1. A-Bi.--v. 2. Bi-E.--v. 3. F-L.--v. 4. M-R.--v. 5. S-Z. An Historical Discourse On the Life of Gustavus Adolphus, King of Sweden. Critical remarks [by A. de Tricaud and A. Gaudin] upon the new edition of Moreri's historical dictionary, Published in the year 1704. With A preface and several Observations written by Mr. Bayle, for the use of the new edition of that dictionary. Translated into English from the third edition of the Original French. To which are added, New Observations upon these Critical Remarks, and on the edition of Moreri printed in the year 1725. A Dissertation concerning the book of Stephanus Junius Brutus, Printed in the year 1579. A Dissertation concerning defamatory libels. A Dissertation concerning the HIppomanes. A Dissertation upon the day. A dissertation Which was printed before some essays or Fragments of this work in the year MDCXCII, Under the title of, A Project of a Critical Dictionary ... Remarks on a Pamphlet intituled, The judgment of the public, and particularly of the Abbot Renaudot, on Mr. Bayle's Critical Dictionary. Explanations Concerning certain things dispersed in this Dictionary, which may be reduced to four general heads: I. The Praises bestowed on persons who denied either the providence or the existence of GOD II. The objections of the Manichees. III. The objections of the Sceptics. IV. Obscenities.|
|Other Titles:||Dictionnaire historique et critique.
Mr. Bayle's historical and critical dictionary