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An Universal history, from the earliest account of time.

Author: George SaleGeorge PsalmanazarArchibald BowerGeorge ShelvockeJohn CampbellAll authors
Publisher: London, Printed for T. Osborne 1747-68.
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Universal history.
Universal history, from the earliest account of time.
London, Printed for T. Osborne [etc.] 1747-68
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Sale; George Psalmanazar; Archibald Bower; George Shelvocke; John Campbell; John Swinton
OCLC Number: 4362997
Notes: Title of v. [22-65] reads "The modern part of An universal history, from the earliest account of time. By the authors of the antient part. Vol. I [-XLV]."
Second edition of the "antient part"; 1st edition, 1736-44.
Vols. 1-12, 1747; v. 13-20, 1748; v. 21, 1754; v. [22-34] 1759; [v. 35-45] 1760; v. [46-47] 1761; v. [48-49] 1767; v. [50] 1768; v. [51] 1761; v. [52] 1762; v. [53-54] 1761; v. [55-58] 1762; v. [59-61] 1763; v. [62-63] 1764; v. [64] 1765; v. [65] 1766.
Articles by George Sale, George Psalmanazar, Archibald Bower, George Shelvocke, John Campbell, John Swinton, and others. cf. Brit. mus. Catalogue.
Vol. 21, "Chronological tables to the foregoing twenty volumes."
Description: 65 volumes plates, folded maps, folded plans, folded genealogical table 21 cm
Contents: v. 1-6. Asiatic history to the time of Alexander the Great --
v. 7-10. Grecian and Asiatic history --
v. 11. Asiatic history --
v. 12-15. Roman history --
v. 16. History of the Etruscans --
v. 17. Constantinopolitan history --
v. 18. History of the Carthaginians --
v. 19. History of the Germans --
v. 20. History of the Turks, Tartars, and Moguls --
v. 21. History of Castile. --
v. 22. Life of Mohammed; History of the Arabs --
v. 23-24. History of the Arabs --
v. 25-27. History of the Turks and the empires founded by them in tartary and Lower Asia --
v. 28-31. Description of the countries contained in the farther Peninsula of India --
v. 33-34. History of the Othman Empire --
v. 35. General description of Africa--
v. 36. History of Abissinia, or upper Ethiopia. v. 37. Of the principal kingdoms and national lying along the Western Coast of Africa. --
v. 38. History of the Gold Coast ; History of the Ivory Coast ; History of the interior countries --
v. 39. Modern history of Barbary ; Kingdom of Morocco ; History of Algiers, Tunis, Tripoli --v.40. History of Maltha ; Visigoths in Spain ; Kingdom of Leon and Oviedo --
v. 41. Being the chronological tables to the foregoing twenty volumes --
v. 42-43. General description of Africa. --
v. 44-46. History of France from the reign of Clovis to that of Lewis the Fifteenth --
v. 47. History of Italy --
v. 48. History of Venice. v. 49. History of Naples ; History of Genoa --
v. 50-51. History of the German Empire --
v. 52. History of the United Provinces, or Republic of Holland --
v. 53. History of Denmark --
v. 54. History of Sweden --
v. 55. History of Poland --
v. 56. History of Russia --
v. 57. History of the Tuscan States --
v. 58. History of Bologna ; History of Parma and Piacenza, or Placentia ; History of Geneva ; History of Milan ; History of Modena and Ferrara ; History of Mantua ; History of the House of Savoy --
v. 59-62. History of America. v. 63. History of Hungary ; History of the Modern Empire ; History of the imperial cities ; History of Bohemia ; History of the electorate of Saxony ; Line of Brunswic-Wolfenbuttel ; History of the Electorate of Brandenburgh ; History of Mecklenburgh ; Sequel of the history of Europe, continued to more modern times ; Supplement to the history of Portugal ; supplement to the history of France ; Sequel to the history of Germany --
v. 64. Conclusion of the modern history --
v. 65. Conclusion to the Modern history [and]Index.
Other Titles: Universal history.
Responsibility: Compiled from original authors; and illustrated with maps, cuts, notes, &c. With a general index to the whole.


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