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The history of the Peloponnesian war,

Author: Thucydides.; William Smith; John Watts
Publisher: London : Printed by John Watts, MDCCLIII. [1753]
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
History of the Peloponnesian war.
London : Printed by John Watts, MDCCLIII [1753]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thucydides.; William Smith; John Watts
OCLC Number: 639063
Notes: Vol. 1: [26], lxxxiii, [1], 308 p., [1] folded map; vol. 2: [2], 484, [12] p.
Each book has divisional half-title page.
"Three preliminary discourses. I. On the life of Thucydides. II. On his qualifications as an historian. III. A survey of the History": v. 1., p. [i]-lxxxiii.
Engraved title vignette: bust of Thucydides; engraved head-pieces.
Signatures: vol. 1: pi1 A⁴ a² b-n⁴ B-2Q⁴ 2R²; vol. 2: [A1] B-3R⁴ [$2 signed].
List of subscribers: vol. 1, preliminary p. [8]-[14].
With printed shoulder notes.
Errata: vol., 2, p. [12].
Pagination error: vol. 1: 89 as 97.
Includes index.
Description: 8 pts. in 2 v., [1] folded leaf of plates ; 26 cm (4to)
Other Titles: History of the Peloponnesian War.
Responsibility: translated from the Greek of Thucydides. In two volumes ... by William Smith, A.M. Rector of the parish of the Holy Trinity in Chester, and chaplain to the Right Honourable the Earl of Derby.


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