The Resource The hermit: or, The unparalleled sufferings, and surprising adventures, of Philip Quarll, an Englishman: : who was discovered by Mr. Dorrington, a Bristol merchant, upon an uninhabited island, in the South-Sea; where he lived about fifty years, without any human assistance. : Containing I. His conference with those who found him out; to whom he recites the most material circumstances of his life: as that he was born in the parish of St. Giles, educated by the charitable contribution of a lady, and put apprentice to a lock-smith. II. How he left his master, and took up with a notorious house breaker, who was hanged; how, after his escape, he went to sea a cabin boy, married a famous whore, listed himself a common soldier, turned a singing master, and married three wives, for which he was tried and condemned at the Baily. III. How he was pardoned by K. Charles II. turned merchant, and was shipwrecked on a desolate island on the coast of Mexico, (electronic resource)

The hermit: or, The unparalleled sufferings, and surprising adventures, of Philip Quarll, an Englishman: : who was discovered by Mr. Dorrington, a Bristol merchant, upon an uninhabited island, in the South-Sea; where he lived about fifty years, without any human assistance. : Containing I. His conference with those who found him out; to whom he recites the most material circumstances of his life: as that he was born in the parish of St. Giles, educated by the charitable contribution of a lady, and put apprentice to a lock-smith. II. How he left his master, and took up with a notorious house breaker, who was hanged; how, after his escape, he went to sea a cabin boy, married a famous whore, listed himself a common soldier, turned a singing master, and married three wives, for which he was tried and condemned at the Baily. III. How he was pardoned by K. Charles II. turned merchant, and was shipwrecked on a desolate island on the coast of Mexico, (electronic resource)

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The hermit: or, The unparalleled sufferings, and surprising adventures, of Philip Quarll, an Englishman: : who was discovered by Mr. Dorrington, a Bristol merchant, upon an uninhabited island, in the South-Sea; where he lived about fifty years, without any human assistance. : Containing I. His conference with those who found him out; to whom he recites the most material circumstances of his life: as that he was born in the parish of St. Giles, educated by the charitable contribution of a lady, and put apprentice to a lock-smith. II. How he left his master, and took up with a notorious house breaker, who was hanged; how, after his escape, he went to sea a cabin boy, married a famous whore, listed himself a common soldier, turned a singing master, and married three wives, for which he was tried and condemned at the Baily. III. How he was pardoned by K. Charles II. turned merchant, and was shipwrecked on a desolate island on the coast of Mexico
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The hermit: or, The unparalleled sufferings, and surprising adventures, of Philip Quarll, an Englishman:
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who was discovered by Mr. Dorrington, a Bristol merchant, upon an uninhabited island, in the South-Sea; where he lived about fifty years, without any human assistance. : Containing I. His conference with those who found him out; to whom he recites the most material circumstances of his life: as that he was born in the parish of St. Giles, educated by the charitable contribution of a lady, and put apprentice to a lock-smith. II. How he left his master, and took up with a notorious house breaker, who was hanged; how, after his escape, he went to sea a cabin boy, married a famous whore, listed himself a common soldier, turned a singing master, and married three wives, for which he was tried and condemned at the Baily. III. How he was pardoned by K. Charles II. turned merchant, and was shipwrecked on a desolate island on the coast of Mexico
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Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
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28297
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Evans
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fl. 1727
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Longueville, Peter
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no index present
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fiction
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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 discovered by Mr. Dorrington, a Bristol merchant, upon an uninhabited island, in the South-Sea; where he lived about fifty years, without any human assistance. : Containing I. His conference with those who found him out; to whom he recites the most material circumstances of his life: as that he was born in the parish of St. Giles, educated by the charitable contribution of a lady, and put apprentice to a lock-smith. II. How he left his master, and took up with a notorious house breaker, who was hanged; how, after his escape, he went to sea a cabin boy, married a famous whore, listed himself a common soldier, turned a singing master, and married three wives, for which he was tried and condemned at the Baily. III. How he was pardoned by K. Charles II. turned merchant, and was shipwrecked on a desolate island on the coast of Mexico, (electronic resource)
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https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/28297
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  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Caption title: The English hermit
  • Signed on p. 208: Ed. Dorrington. Attributed to Peter Longueville in: Esdail, Arundell. "Author and publisher in 1727. 'The English hermit.'" The library, 4th ser., v. 2, p. 185-192. Attributed to Alexander Bicknell by Evans
  • "On the hermit's solitude."--p. [3]-4, in verse
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000324179
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18 cm. (12mo)
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First American, from the sixth London edition.
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208 p.
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multiple file formats
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electronic
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(Sirsi) 000324179
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The hermit: or, The unparalleled sufferings, and surprising adventures, of Philip Quarll, an Englishman: : who was discovered by Mr. Dorrington, a Bristol merchant, upon an uninhabited island, in the South-Sea; where he lived about fifty years, without any human assistance. : Containing I. His conference with those who found him out; to whom he recites the most material circumstances of his life: as that he was born in the parish of St. Giles, educated by the charitable contribution of a lady, and put apprentice to a lock-smith. II. How he left his master, and took up with a notorious house breaker, who was hanged; how, after his escape, he went to sea a cabin boy, married a famous whore, listed himself a common soldier, turned a singing master, and married three wives, for which he was tried and condemned at the Baily. III. How he was pardoned by K. Charles II. turned merchant, and was shipwrecked on a desolate island on the coast of Mexico, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/28297
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Caption title: The English hermit
  • Signed on p. 208: Ed. Dorrington. Attributed to Peter Longueville in: Esdail, Arundell. "Author and publisher in 1727. 'The English hermit.'" The library, 4th ser., v. 2, p. 185-192. Attributed to Alexander Bicknell by Evans
  • "On the hermit's solitude."--p. [3]-4, in verse
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000324179
Dimensions
18 cm. (12mo)
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First American, from the sixth London edition.
Extent
208 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000324179

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