A new and general biographical dictionary : containing an historical and critical account of the lives and writings of the most eminent persons in every nation; particularly the British and Irish; from the earliest accounts of time to the present period. Wherein their remarkable actions and sufferings, their virtues, parts, and learning, are accurately displayed. With a catalogue of their literary productions. (Book, 1784) [WorldCat.org]
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A new and general biographical dictionary : containing an historical and critical account of the lives and writings of the most eminent persons in every nation; particularly the British and Irish; from the earliest accounts of time to the present period. Wherein their remarkable actions and sufferings, their virtues, parts, and learning, are accurately displayed. With a catalogue of their literary productions. Preview this item
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A new and general biographical dictionary : containing an historical and critical account of the lives and writings of the most eminent persons in every nation; particularly the British and Irish; from the earliest accounts of time to the present period. Wherein their remarkable actions and sufferings, their virtues, parts, and learning, are accurately displayed. With a catalogue of their literary productions.

Publisher: London : Printed for W. Strahan, T. Payne and Son, J. Rivington and Sons, W. Owen, B. White, T. and W. Lowndes, B. Law, J. Robson, J. Johnson, G. Robinson, J. Nichols, J. Murray, W. Goldsmith, G. Nicol, P. Macqueen, T. Bowles, W. Chapman, and E. Newberry, MDCCLXXXIV [1784]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : New edition, in twelve volumes, greatly enlarged and improved
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Genre/Form: Biographies
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Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
New and general biographical dictionary.
London, Printed for W. Strahan [etc.], 1784
(OCoLC)656586109
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
OCLC Number: 2996318
Description: 12 v. ; 23 cm. (8vo)
Contents: V.1. Aarsens-Aylmer --
v.2. Babington-Buffier --
v.3. Budgell-Codrington --
v.4. Coke-Duck --
v.5. Dudley-Garcilasso --
v.6. Gardiner-Heath --
v.7. Heath-Koenig --
v.8. Kepler-Mahomet --
v.9. Maignan-Nye --
v.10. Obrecht-Quintus Calaber --
v.11. Rabelais-Stone --
v.12. Stow-Zuinglius. Appendix of additional lives.

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