1768, English, Book edition: The history of the arts and sciences of the antients under the following heads, in three volumes : vol. I., Agriculture, commerce, architecture, sculpture, painting, music, the art military : vol. II., Art military, grammar, philology, rhetoric, poetry : vol. III., Poetry, history, eloquence, philosophy, civil law, metaphysics and physics, physic, botany, chymisty [sic], anatomy, mathematics, geometry, astronomy, arithmetic, geography, and navigation by Mr. Rollin ... ; translated from the French. [electronic resource] Charles Rollin 1661-1741

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Edition
  • The second edition, illustrated with fifty-two copper plates, representing the civil and military architecture of the antients, their temples, machines, engines of war, painting, &​c.
Physical Description
  • 3 v. :
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  • London Printed for J. and F. Rivington, R. Baldwin, Hawes, Clarke and Collins, R. Horsfield, W. Johnston, W. Owen, T. Caslon, S. Crowder, B. Law, Z. Stuart, Robinson and Roberts, and Newbery and Carnan 1768
Language
  • English

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Title
  • The history of the arts and sciences of the antients under the following heads, in three volumes : vol. I., Agriculture, commerce, architecture, sculpture, painting, music, the art military : vol. II., Art military, grammar, philology, rhetoric, poetry : vol. III., Poetry, history, eloquence, philosophy, civil law, metaphysics and physics, physic, botany, chymisty [sic], anatomy, mathematics, geometry, astronomy, arithmetic, geography, and navigation by Mr. Rollin ... ; translated from the French.
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  • History of the arts and sciences of the ancients
Author
  • Charles Rollin 1661-1741
Edition
  • The second edition, illustrated with fifty-two copper plates, representing the civil and military architecture of the antients, their temples, machines, engines of war, painting, &​c.
Published
  • London Printed for J. and F. Rivington, R. Baldwin, Hawes, Clarke and Collins, R. Horsfield, W. Johnston, W. Owen, T. Caslon, S. Crowder, B. Law, Z. Stuart, Robinson and Roberts, and Newbery and Carnan 1768
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  • [electronic resource]
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  • 3 v. :
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Notes
  • Translation of books 22-27 of the author's Histoire ancienne des Egyptiens, des Carthaginois, des Assyriens, des Babyloniens, des Medes et des Perses, des Macedoniens, des Grecs; with additional plates from other sources (cf. The translator to the reader, v. 1.) Vol. 1 has a collective t.p.; each v. has its own t.p. Vol. 1: [24], 374 p., [12] folded leaves of plates; v. 2: [8], 360 p., [40] folded leaves of plates; v. 3: [8], 516 p. Includes index. LC copy imperfect: v. 1 and 3 wanting.
Language
  • English
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