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The history of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia [electronic resource] : An Asiatic tale. : The two volumes complete in one. Volume the first[-second]. : [Five lines from La Rochfoucauld]
Bib ID 3366688
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784
 
Uniform Title Rasselas
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Description [Philadelphia] America: : Printed [by Robert Bell] for every purchaser., MDCCLXVIII. [1768] 
192 p. : ill. ; 17 cm. (12mo) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 10939.

Notes

Attributed to Samuel Johnson in the Dictionary of national biography.

The first American edition. Cf. Rosenbach.

Frontispiece probably the work of Henry Dawkins or James Claypoole. Cf. Hildeburn.

Place of publication and printer's name supplied by Evans.

"The voyage of life. By Samuel Johnson ..."--p. [189]-192.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Evans 10939

Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 2368

Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 60

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 10939). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Form/genre Novels.
Place United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Other authors/contributors Dawkins, Henry, -1786?, engraver  |  Claypoole, James, 1720-1784?, engraver  |  Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784. Voyage of life

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