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The fable of the bees, or, Private vices, publick benefits

Author: Bernard Mandeville
Publisher: London : Printed for J. Tonson, 1725.
Series: Library of English literature, LEL 12226.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfiche : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Mandeville
OCLC Number: 6971438
Notes: Title within double line border; decorative initials, bars, head- and tailpieces.
"Mandeville published in 1705 a doggerel poem called 'The grumbling hive, or Knaves turned honest' ... In 1714 it was republished anonymously with an 'Inquiry into the origin of moral virtue, ' and a series of notes, under the title 'The fable of the bees, or Private vices publick benefits."--Dictionary of National Biography.
A second part was published in 1729.
Reproduction Notes: Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, inc., 1976. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English literature ; LEL 12226).
Description: [16], 477 pages
Contents: The grumbling hive, or, Knaves turn'd honest --
An enquiry into the origin of moral virtue --
Remarks --
An essay on charity and charity-schools --
A search into the nature of society --
Index --
A vindication of the book, from the aspersions contain'd in a presentment of the grand jury of Middlesex, and an abusive letter to Lord C.
Series Title: Library of English literature, LEL 12226.
Other Titles: Grumbling hive
Knaves turned honest
Private vices, publick benefits
Responsibility: with an essay on charity and charity-schools ; and a search into the nature of society ; to which is added, A vindication of the book from the aspersions contain'd in a presentment of the grand-jury of Middlesex, and an abusive letter to Lord C.

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