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Leben und Thaten des allerdurchlauchtigsten und grossmächtigsten Königs von Preussen Friederici Wilhelmi.
Hamburg und Bresslau : [s.n.], 1735
|Named Person:||Frederick William, King of Prussia|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Fassmann; Prussia (Kingdom). Sovereign (1713-1740 : Frederick William I); Denmark. Sovereign (1730-1746 : Christian VI); Poland. Sovereign (1697-1733 : Augustus II); Sweden. Sovereign (1697-1718 : Charles XII); Sweden. Sovereign (1718-1720 : Ulrika Eleonora)
|Notes:||Written by David Fassmann.--NUC pre-1956.
This work was sought and confiscated by the censors in Prussia.--Gesamtverzeichnis des deutschsprachigen Schrifttums, 1700-1910; and, Georgi. Allgemeines europäisches Bücher-Lexicon.
There exists another state of this work, which is mostly a line-for-line resetting. The resetting also has a 1735 imprint, but may actually have been published in 1741 to accompany a volume of documents, published as "Zweÿter Theil" in 1741. This state has 26 lines of text on p. 667 about the town Cönnern (or Köndern), while the other state has 18 lines. Both states list businessman Peter Hohmann of Cönnern in the index, but only this state includes any text about him on the cited p. 667. Also, this state has 4 lines of text on p. 668 about the town Löbechin, while the other state has 10 lines, with added information about the local beer. In addition, there are several distinctive variations in catchwords, including in this state, the use of the wrong catchword on p. 234, the omission of the "i" in the catchword on p. 113, and other variations on p. 32, 101-102, 146-147, 151, 159, 162-163, 193, 243, 251, 261, 278, 297, 304, 353, 359, 384-385, 490, 501, 539, 658, 665-666, 696, 743, 850, 992-993, 1025, 1053, and others.
Title page engraved, with vignette; head- and tail-pieces.
Signatures: pi² chi²)(⁴ 2-4)(⁸ 5)(⁴ [-5)(4] A-3Z⁸ 4A² 4B² (4B2 blank).
Errors in pagination: pages 197 and 240 misnumbered 297 and 140 respectively.
Includes passages quoted from newspapers, and letters by and to Frederick William I, King and Queen of Sweden Charles XII and Ulrica Leonora, King of Poland Augustus II, King of Denmark Christian VI, Count Croissy, Baron Ilgen, et al. in German and Latin.
Binder's title: Leben und Thaten des Königs von Preussen Friederich Wilhelm.
|Description:||, 1088,  p.,  leaves of plates : coat of arms, ports. ; 18 cm. (8vo)|