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The Muses Mercury: or The monthly miscellany. Consisting of poems, prologues, songs, sonnets, translations, and other curious pieces, never before ... Dr. G--th, N. Tate, esquire. Volume 1 of 13

The Muses Mercury: or The monthly miscellany. Consisting of poems, prologues, songs, sonnets, translations, and other curious pieces, never before ... Dr. G--th, N. Tate, esquire. Volume 1 of 13

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  • ISBN-13: 9780699162753
  • Publisher: Gale ECCO, Print Editions
  • Release Date: Sep 17, 2010
  • Pages: 172 pages
  • Dimensions: 0.37 x 7.44 x 9.69 inches

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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.
Western literary study flows out of eighteenth-century works by Alexander Pope, Daniel Defoe, Henry Fielding, Frances Burney, Denis Diderot, Johann Gottfried Herder, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, and others. Experience the birth of the modern novel, or compare the development of language using dictionaries and grammar discourses.
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Bodleian Library (Oxford)

P002007

Editor: John Oldmixon; prefatory material for v. 1, no. 1 signed: J. O. Below title: To be continued monthly. Imprint varies; v. 2, no. 1 reads in part: London, printed by J. Humfreys for A. Baldwin (cf. McLeod). Each issue has separate title page and contents, and added caption title on first page of text. Title page vignette: laurel tree with Latin motto. Includes original poems, comments on the theatre, reviews.

London [England] : printed by J.H. for Andrew Bell, at the Cross Keys and Bible in Cornhill, near Stocks-Market, 1707- 13 v. ; 4°. (21 cm.)

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