1839, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Miscellaneous works in verse and prose of Mr. John Bancks : consisting of Odes, songs, &c. sacred to love, friendship, and devotion ; tales and fables, humorous, moral and satirical ; Epistles, ethic, amorous, and familiar ; Epigrams, and other occasional poems ; Essays in literature, theology, and criticism. Adorned with sculptures, and illustrated with notes. Bancks, John, 1709-1791

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Edition
  • The second edition, corrected.
Physical Description
  • 2 v. (xxi, [3], 352; 384 p.), [1] leaf of plate : ill. ; 21 cm.
Published
  • London : Printed for James Hodges, 1739.
Language
  • English

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Title
  • Miscellaneous works in verse and prose of Mr. John Bancks : consisting of Odes, songs, &​c. sacred to love, friendship, and devotion ; tales and fables, humorous, moral and satirical ; Epistles, ethic, amorous, and familiar ; Epigrams, and other occasional poems ; Essays in literature, theology, and criticism. Adorned with sculptures, and illustrated with notes.
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Author
  • Bancks, John, 1709-1791
Edition
  • The second edition, corrected.
Published
  • London : Printed for James Hodges, 1739.
Physical Description
  • 2 v. (xxi, [3], 352; 384 p.), [1] leaf of plate : ill. ; 21 cm.
Notes
  • Title printed in red and black.
  • Signatures: v. 1. A⁸, a⁴, B-Z⁸ -- v. 2. [A]⁴, B-Z⁸, Aa-Bb⁸.
  • Fisher Library Rare Books and Special Collections Macdonald copy is from the private collection of Hugh Macdonald, the English scholar and bibliographer of Dryden, Hobbes and Locke. It contains 10,000 items and is the most important collection of sixteenth, seventeenth and eighteenth century English and European literature in Australia. It forms the basis of published bibliographies and of the Haslewood imprints series. It is one of the two or three most important collections of Dryden material in the world. The collection also has substantial holdings in romantic poetry, especially Byron, Shelley and Wordsworth, major twentieth century bibliographical works, eighteenth century French drama and seventeenth century English political history.
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Language
  • English
Dewey Number
  • 821/​.5
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