Illustrations of the literary history of the eighteenth century : consisting of authentic memoirs and original letters of eminent persons ; and intended as a sequel to the Literary anecdotes (Book, 1817) [WorldCat.org]
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Illustrations of the literary history of the eighteenth century : consisting of authentic memoirs and original letters of eminent persons ; and intended as a sequel to the Literary anecdotes
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Illustrations of the literary history of the eighteenth century : consisting of authentic memoirs and original letters of eminent persons ; and intended as a sequel to the Literary anecdotes

Author: John Nichols; J B Nichols
Publisher: London : Printed for the author, by Nichols, Son, and Bentley, 1817-1858.
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Nichols, John, 1745-1826.
Illustrations of the literary history of the eighteenth century.
London, Printed for the author, by Nichols, Son, and Bentley, 1817-58
(OCoLC)656586024
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Nichols; J B Nichols
OCLC Number: 10350561
Notes: Vols. 5-8 have imprint: London, Printed by and for J.B. Nichols and Son.
Vols. 5 and 6 were published posthumously; two more volumes (v. 7-8) were added by John Bowyer Nichols in 1848 and 1858. cf. Dict. nat. biog.
"Literary illustrations of the eighteenth century. Additions and corrections. By J.B. Nichols, F.S.A. 1857": v. 8, p. [613]-686
"Index to the eight volumes": vol. 8, 141 pages at end.
Includes index.
Description: 8 volumes : frontispieces, plates, portraits (some folded) ; 23 cm
Contents: Content on physicians, v. I: Anecdotes of Charles-George Deering, M.D., 211-220, 800 --
Memoirs of Richard Richardson, M.D. of North Bierley, Yorkshire and of his family 225 --
Letters from Dr. Richardson to his son, Letters to Dr. Richardson 259 --
Letters from Francis Drake, M.D. 299 --
William Sherard, Esq. D.C.L. to Dr. Richardson 339. Content on physicians, v. II: Original letters, of Mr. (afterwards Bp.) Warburton to Dr. Stukeley 1,4-5, 46 --
Dr. Heberden to Mr. Birch 146 --
Memoirs of John Coakley Lettsom, M.D. 657 --
Original letters to Dr. Stukeley starting 769,especially Letters of Dr. Stukeley and Sir Hans Sloane 788. Content on physicians, v. III: Letters to Dr. Richardson 321 --
Brief Memoir of Dr Richard Frewen 372 --
John Burton MD the Yorkshire Antiquary 375-394.
Responsibility: by John Nichols ...

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