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American edition of the British encyclopedia : or, Dictionary of Arts and sciences ; comprising an accurate and popular view of the present improved state of human knowledge / by William Nicholson ; illustrated with upwards of 180 elegant engravings
Bib ID 6344075
Format BookBook [text, still images, volume]
Author
Nicholson, William, 1753-1815, author
 
Edition Third American edition. 
Printer Philadelphia : William Brown, 1819-1821
Description Philadelphia : Mitchell, Ames and White; Nashville, [Tenn.]; Ingram and Lloyd, 1819-1821 
12 volumes : illustrations ; 22 cm. 
Series

Collection of Jamie and Michael Kassler.

Notes

Added title page: includes vignette and title engraved.

Imprint varies between volumes and title page and added title page.

National Library of Australia imperfect copy: hold volumes 1,2,3,6,7,8,10-12.

Binding

National Library of Australia copy fragile and imperfect: covers missing, heavy foxing. 

Cited In

Shaw & Shoemaker, 48936.

Subjects Arts -- Encyclopedias and dictionaries.  |  Science -- Encyclopedias and dictionaries.  |  Natural history -- Encyclopedias and dictionaries.
Place United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia. United States Tennessee Nashville.
Also Titled

Dictionary of Arts and sciences

Third American edition of Nicholson's British encyclopedia or Dictionary of Arts & sciences

Third American edition of Nicholson's British encyclopedia or Dictionary of Arts and sciences

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