The Resource The hermit: or The unparalleled sufferings and surprising adventures of Philip Quarll, an Englishman. : Who was lately discovered upon an uninhabited island in the South-Sea, where he lived above fifty years, without any human assistance. : Containing, I. His conference with those who found him; to whom he recited the most material circumstances of his life: his being born in the parish of St. Giles, educated by the charity of a lady, and put out apprentice to a lock-smith. II. His leaving his master, and being taken up with a notorious house-breaker, who was hanged; his lucky escape, and going out to sea a cabin-boy, marrying a famous prostitute, enlisting a common soldier, turning singing-master, and afterwards marrying three wives, for which he was tried and condemned at the Old Bailey. III. His being pardoned by the King, turning merchant, and being shipwrecked on this desolate island on the coast of Mexico. : With an elegant frontispiece, (electronic resource)

The hermit: or The unparalleled sufferings and surprising adventures of Philip Quarll, an Englishman. : Who was lately discovered upon an uninhabited island in the South-Sea, where he lived above fifty years, without any human assistance. : Containing, I. His conference with those who found him; to whom he recited the most material circumstances of his life: his being born in the parish of St. Giles, educated by the charity of a lady, and put out apprentice to a lock-smith. II. His leaving his master, and being taken up with a notorious house-breaker, who was hanged; his lucky escape, and going out to sea a cabin-boy, marrying a famous prostitute, enlisting a common soldier, turning singing-master, and afterwards marrying three wives, for which he was tried and condemned at the Old Bailey. III. His being pardoned by the King, turning merchant, and being shipwrecked on this desolate island on the coast of Mexico. : With an elegant frontispiece, (electronic resource)

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The hermit: or The unparalleled sufferings and surprising adventures of Philip Quarll, an Englishman. : Who was lately discovered upon an uninhabited island in the South-Sea, where he lived above fifty years, without any human assistance. : Containing, I. His conference with those who found him; to whom he recited the most material circumstances of his life: his being born in the parish of St. Giles, educated by the charity of a lady, and put out apprentice to a lock-smith. II. His leaving his master, and being taken up with a notorious house-breaker, who was hanged; his lucky escape, and going out to sea a cabin-boy, marrying a famous prostitute, enlisting a common soldier, turning singing-master, and afterwards marrying three wives, for which he was tried and condemned at the Old Bailey. III. His being pardoned by the King, turning merchant, and being shipwrecked on this desolate island on the coast of Mexico. : With an elegant frontispiece
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The hermit: or The unparalleled sufferings and surprising adventures of Philip Quarll, an Englishman.
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Who was lately discovered upon an uninhabited island in the South-Sea, where he lived above fifty years, without any human assistance. : Containing, I. His conference with those who found him; to whom he recited the most material circumstances of his life: his being born in the parish of St. Giles, educated by the charity of a lady, and put out apprentice to a lock-smith. II. His leaving his master, and being taken up with a notorious house-breaker, who was hanged; his lucky escape, and going out to sea a cabin-boy, marrying a famous prostitute, enlisting a common soldier, turning singing-master, and afterwards marrying three wives, for which he was tried and condemned at the Old Bailey. III. His being pardoned by the King, turning merchant, and being shipwrecked on this desolate island on the coast of Mexico. : With an elegant frontispiece
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Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
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MWA
Citation location within source
28298
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Evans
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fl. 1727
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Longueville, Peter
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illustrations
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no index present
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fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
d. 1796
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Bicknell, Alexander
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The hermit: or The unparalleled sufferings and surprising adventures of Philip Quarll, an Englishman. : Who was lately discovered upon an uninhabited island in the South-Sea, where he lived above fifty years, without any human assistance. : Containing, I. His conference with those who found him; to whom he recited the most material circumstances of his life: his being born in the parish of St. Giles, educated by the charity of a lady, and put out apprentice to a lock-smith. II. His leaving his master, and being taken up with a notorious house-breaker, who was hanged; his lucky escape, and going out to sea a cabin-boy, marrying a famous prostitute, enlisting a common soldier, turning singing-master, and afterwards marrying three wives, for which he was tried and condemned at the Old Bailey. III. His being pardoned by the King, turning merchant, and being shipwrecked on this desolate island on the coast of Mexico. : With an elegant frontispiece, (electronic resource)
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  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Caption title: The English hermit
  • Preface signed: W.L. [i.e., P.L. (Peter Longueville)?]. Signed on p. 263: Ed. Dorrington. Attributed to Longueville in: Esdaile, Arundell. "Author and publisher in 1727. 'The English hermit.'" The Library, 4th ser., v. 2, p. 185-192. Attributed to Alexander Bicknell by Evans
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000324180
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18 cm. (12mo)
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unknown
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A new edition.
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vi, [1], 8-263, [1] p.
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multiple file formats
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ill.
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(Sirsi) 000324180
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The hermit: or The unparalleled sufferings and surprising adventures of Philip Quarll, an Englishman. : Who was lately discovered upon an uninhabited island in the South-Sea, where he lived above fifty years, without any human assistance. : Containing, I. His conference with those who found him; to whom he recited the most material circumstances of his life: his being born in the parish of St. Giles, educated by the charity of a lady, and put out apprentice to a lock-smith. II. His leaving his master, and being taken up with a notorious house-breaker, who was hanged; his lucky escape, and going out to sea a cabin-boy, marrying a famous prostitute, enlisting a common soldier, turning singing-master, and afterwards marrying three wives, for which he was tried and condemned at the Old Bailey. III. His being pardoned by the King, turning merchant, and being shipwrecked on this desolate island on the coast of Mexico. : With an elegant frontispiece, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/28298
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Caption title: The English hermit
  • Preface signed: W.L. [i.e., P.L. (Peter Longueville)?]. Signed on p. 263: Ed. Dorrington. Attributed to Longueville in: Esdaile, Arundell. "Author and publisher in 1727. 'The English hermit.'" The Library, 4th ser., v. 2, p. 185-192. Attributed to Alexander Bicknell by Evans
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000324180
Dimensions
18 cm. (12mo)
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
A new edition.
Extent
vi, [1], 8-263, [1] p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000324180

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