The Resource The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians., By Mr. Rollin, late principal of the University of Paris, professor of eloquence in the Royal College, and member of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Lettres. ; Translated from the French. ; In eight volumes. Vol. I[-VIII], (electronic resource)

The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians., By Mr. Rollin, late principal of the University of Paris, professor of eloquence in the Royal College, and member of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Lettres. ; Translated from the French. ; In eight volumes. Vol. I[-VIII], (electronic resource)

Label
The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians.
Title
The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians.
Statement of responsibility
By Mr. Rollin, late principal of the University of Paris, professor of eloquence in the Royal College, and member of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Lettres. ; Translated from the French. ; In eight volumes. Vol. I[-VIII]
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Contributor
Cartographer
Engraver
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
13515
Citation source
Shaw & Shoemaker
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1661-1741
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rollin, Charles
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1697-1782
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'
  • Snyder, Henry M.
  • Wightman, Thomas
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History, Ancient
Target audience
specialized
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The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians., By Mr. Rollin, late principal of the University of Paris, professor of eloquence in the Royal College, and member of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Lettres. ; Translated from the French. ; In eight volumes. Vol. I[-VIII], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/13515
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Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • Frontispiece portrait of Rollin, v. 1, engraved by Henry M. Snyder. Maps drawn by Jean D'Anville; map of the world signed: Wightman sc
  • In some copies the maps are issued as a separate volume with cover title: Ten maps for Rollin's Ancient history. Octavo edition. Price two dollars
  • Imprint varies. Vol. 4-5: Boston: published and sold by Hastings, Etheridge, and Bliss, no. 8, State Street. And by said Etheridge, Washington Head, Charlestown. 1808. V. 6-8: Boston: published and sold by Hastings, Etheridge and Bliss, no. 8, State Street; and at the Washington Head, Charlestown. 1808[-1809]. Some copies of v. 8 have imprint: Boston: Published and sold by Charles Williams. 1811
  • "Charlestown, (Mass.) printed by S. Etheridge."--verso of title page, v. 1-7. "Charlestown, Mass. Printed by Hastings, Etheridge & Bliss."--verso of title page, v. 8. Copies of vol. 8 published by Charles Williams have no printers' imprint
  • Vol. 1: xvi, 205, [1], 364, [2] p., [2] leaves of plates (one folded); v. 2: xii, 602, [2] p.; v. 3: viii, [1], 14-668 p.; v. 4: viii, 612 p.; v. 5: vi, 572 p.; v. 6: vi, 603, [1] p. (last page blank); v. 7: vi, 597, [3] p.; v. 8: iv, 468 p
  • Errors in paging: v. 3, page number 120 repeated and page number 144 omitted; p. 643 misnumbered 634; v. 6, p. 465 misnumbered 365
  • Publishers' advertisements, v. 1, p. [365-366]; v. 2, p. [603-604]; v. 7, p. [599-600]
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Control code
000346825
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The twelfth edition. Illustrated with maps.
Extent
8 v.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill., maps, 1 port
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000346825
Label
The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Macedonians, and Grecians., By Mr. Rollin, late principal of the University of Paris, professor of eloquence in the Royal College, and member of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Lettres. ; Translated from the French. ; In eight volumes. Vol. I[-VIII], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/13515
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • Frontispiece portrait of Rollin, v. 1, engraved by Henry M. Snyder. Maps drawn by Jean D'Anville; map of the world signed: Wightman sc
  • In some copies the maps are issued as a separate volume with cover title: Ten maps for Rollin's Ancient history. Octavo edition. Price two dollars
  • Imprint varies. Vol. 4-5: Boston: published and sold by Hastings, Etheridge, and Bliss, no. 8, State Street. And by said Etheridge, Washington Head, Charlestown. 1808. V. 6-8: Boston: published and sold by Hastings, Etheridge and Bliss, no. 8, State Street; and at the Washington Head, Charlestown. 1808[-1809]. Some copies of v. 8 have imprint: Boston: Published and sold by Charles Williams. 1811
  • "Charlestown, (Mass.) printed by S. Etheridge."--verso of title page, v. 1-7. "Charlestown, Mass. Printed by Hastings, Etheridge & Bliss."--verso of title page, v. 8. Copies of vol. 8 published by Charles Williams have no printers' imprint
  • Vol. 1: xvi, 205, [1], 364, [2] p., [2] leaves of plates (one folded); v. 2: xii, 602, [2] p.; v. 3: viii, [1], 14-668 p.; v. 4: viii, 612 p.; v. 5: vi, 572 p.; v. 6: vi, 603, [1] p. (last page blank); v. 7: vi, 597, [3] p.; v. 8: iv, 468 p
  • Errors in paging: v. 3, page number 120 repeated and page number 144 omitted; p. 643 misnumbered 634; v. 6, p. 465 misnumbered 365
  • Publishers' advertisements, v. 1, p. [365-366]; v. 2, p. [603-604]; v. 7, p. [599-600]
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Control code
000346825
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The twelfth edition. Illustrated with maps.
Extent
8 v.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill., maps, 1 port
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000346825

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