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Encyclopædia Britannica; or, a dictionary of arts, sciences, &c. On a plan entirely new: By Which, the different sciences and arts Are digested into the Form of Distinct treatises or systems, comprehending The History, Theory, and Practice … whether Relating to Natural and Artificial Objects, or to Matters Ecclesiastical, Civil, Military, Commercial, &c. Together with a description of all the Countries, Cities, Principal Mountains, Seas, Rivers … a General History, Ancient and Modern, of the different Empires, Kingdoms, and States; and An Account of the lives of the most Eminent Persons in every Nation ... The whole compiled from the writings of the best authors, in several languages, … dictionaries, as well of General Science as of particular branches; the transactions, journals, and memoirs … the Ms. Lectures of eminent professors on different sciences … The second edition ... Illustrated with above two hundred copperplates. Vol. I. Indocti discant, et ament meminisse periti.

Edinburgh: Printed for J. Balfour and Co. W. Gordon, J. Bell, J. Dickson, C. Elliot, W. Creech, J. Mccliesh, A. Bell, J. Hutton, and C. Macfarquhar , 1778.
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Encyclopædia Britannica; or, a dictionary of arts, sciences, &c. On a plan entirely new: By Which, the different sciences and arts Are digested into the Form of Distinct treatises or systems, comprehending The History, Theory, and Practice … whether Relating to Natural and Artificial Objects, or to Matters Ecclesiastical, Civil, Military, Commercial, &c. Together with a description of all the Countries, Cities, Principal Mountains, Seas, Rivers … a General History, Ancient and Modern, of the different Empires, Kingdoms, and States; and An Account of the lives of the most Eminent Persons in every Nation ... The whole compiled from the writings of the best authors, in several languages, … dictionaries, as well of General Science as of particular branches; the transactions, journals, and memoirs … the Ms. Lectures of eminent professors on different sciences … The second edition ... Illustrated with above two hundred copperplates. Vol. I. Indocti discant, et ament meminisse periti. Library Average
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Francis J. BarrettoVolume 16/28/18006/29/1800"
Francis J. BarrettoVolume 16/29/18008/11/18003/"
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Anthony AckleyVolume 82/15/18023/11/1802Encyclopedia New Se...
Robert H. BowneVolume 52/27/18023/1/1802"
Robert H. BowneVolume 93/1/18023/4/1802"
Robert H. BowneVolume 43/4/18023/9/1802"
Robert H. BowneVolume 103/9/18023/24/1802"
Anthony AckleyVolume 93/11/18023/31/1802Encyclopedia New Se...
Robert H. BowneVolume 13/24/18023/30/1802"
Robert H. BowneVolume 43/30/18024/3/1802"
Robert H. BowneVolume 54/3/18024/8/1802"
Robert H. BowneVolume 84/8/18024/17/1802"
Robert H. BowneVolume 64/20/18025/1/1802"
Francis J. BarrettoVolume 211/4/180512/2/1805"
Francis J. BarrettoVolume 212/4/180512/28/1805"
Francis J. BarrettoVolume 312/28/1805"
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