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|Named Person:||Charles, Holy Roman Emperor; William Robertson|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
William Robertson; Dugald Stewart
|Notes:||Title page ornaments.
(cont.)-- v. 5. The history of the reign of the Emperor Charles the Fifth, books xi-xii. Proofs and illustrations of the view of the progress of society in Europe, from the subversion of the Roman Empire, to the beginning of the sixteenth century. Index to The history of the reign of Charles the Fifth. -- v. 6. A catalogue of Spanish books and manuscripts. The history of America, books i-iv. Notes and illustrations. -- v. 7. The history of America, books ix-x. An historical disquisition concerning the knowledge which the ancients had of India, and the progress of trade with that country prior to the discovery of the passage to it by the Cape of Good Hope. Appendix. Notes and illustrations. Index to The history of America.
|Description:||8 v. : fold. plate, ports.|
|Contents:||v. 1. The life and writings of Dr. Robertson / [by Dugald Stewart] Extracts from Dr. Robertson's correspondence. The history of Scotland, books i-v. --
v. 2. The history of Scotland, books vi-viii. A critical dissertation concerning the murder of King Henry, and the genuineness of the queen's letters to Bothwell. Appendix. Index to The history of Scotland. --
v. 3. A view of the progress of society of Europe, from the subversion of the Roman Empire to the beginning of the sixteenth century. The history of the reign of the Emperor Charles the Fifth, books i-iv. --
v. 4. The history of the reign of the Emperor Charles the Fifth, books v-x.
|Series Title:||Oxford English classics; Library of English literature, LEL 22273-76|
- Scotland -- History -- Mary Stuart, 1542-1567.
- Scotland -- History -- James VI, 1567-1625.
- Europe -- History -- 1492-1648.
- Charles -- V, -- Holy Roman Emperor, -- 1500-1558.
- Holy Roman Empire -- History -- Charles V, 1519-1556.
- America -- History.
- America -- Discovery and exploration.
- Latin America -- Bibliography.
- Robertson, William, -- 1721-1793.
- India -- History.