State Tracts: Containing Many Necessary Observations and Reflections on the State of Our Affairs at Home and Abroad; with Some Secret Memoirs. by The
BiblioBazaar, 2010 - 390 pages
The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind. Now for the first time these high-quality digital copies of original 18th century manuscripts are available in print, making them highly accessible to libraries, undergraduate students, and independent scholars.Delve into what it was like to live during the eighteenth century by reading the first-hand accounts of everyday people, including city dwellers and farmers, businessmen and bankers, artisans and merchants, artists and their patrons, politicians and their constituents. Original texts make the American, French, and Industrial revolutions vividly contemporary.++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++Harvard University Houghton LibraryN023148Attributed to Joseph Browne and William Oldisworth. The titlepage is a cancel. Issued with a second volume with title: 'State and miscellany poems; compos'd occasionally' and the imprint: London printed, and sold for the benefit of the author, by G. Sawbridge, R. Knaplock and H. Clements, A. Bettesworth and J. Baker, Will. Mears and Jonas Brown, R. Richardson, W. Lewis, S. Chapman, and J. Greaves. "A new issue (edition?) of a compilation published without 2d v. in 1714." (MH-H).London: printed, and sold for the benefit of author by George Sawbridge; Robert Knaplock and Henry Clements; A. Bettesworth and John Baker; William Mears and Jonas Browne; John Richardson; Will. Lewis; Sam. Chapman; J. Graves, 1715. ,383, p.; 8
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