A Supplement to Allibone's Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors; Containing Over Thirty-Seven Thousand Articles (Authors), and Enumerating Over Ninety-Three Thousand Titles Volume 1

A Supplement to Allibone's Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors; Containing Over Thirty-Seven Thousand Articles (Authors), and Enumerating Over Ninety-Three Thousand Titles Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1891 edition. Excerpt: ...Lon., 1886. p. 8vo. (Articles reDrinted from the Quarterly Review.) "A biography of Bolingbroke is wanted, and the writer who should connect his name with that politician is now revealed tons; butinsteadof throwingallhisenergiesinw the performance of so honourable a labour, he confines his ambition to a few essavs.... The section which deals with Voltaire's residence this retreat for exiles cannot be too highly praised."--W. P. Courtney: Acad., xxx. 19. Collins, Joseph Edmund, b. 1855, at Placeotia, Newfoundland; removed to Fredericton, N.B.. in 1874, and to Toronto in 1881, and engaged in journalism. 1. Life and Times of Sir John A. Macdonald, Toronto, 18S4. 2. Canada under the Administration of the Marquis of Lome. 3. A Sketch of the Life of Lord Lansdowne. Collins, Joseph Henry, F.G.S., b. 1841, in London; public annalist for Cornwall; founder of toe Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland; secretary to the Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society 1S6973, and editor of the annual reports: lecturer to the Miners' Association of Cornwall and Devon; editor of the Mineralogical Magaiine. 1. A Hand-Book to the Mineralogy of Cornwall and Devon, Lon., 1870, 12mo; new ed., 1876. 2. A First Book of Mining and Quarrying, Lon., 1872, 12mo; 2d ed., 188S. 3. (Ed.) The Western Chronicle of Science, Falmouth, 1872. 8vo. 4. A First Book of Mineralogy, with the Sciences connected therewith: adapted to the Science and Art Department of the South Kensington Museum, Lon., 1872, 12mo. 5. Principles of Metal Mining. Illust. Lon., IS74, 12mo. 6. Principles of Coal Mining. lllust. Lon., 1875, 12mo. 7. (Trans.) Observations on the Rich Parts of the Lodes of Cornwall, by L. Moisseult, Lon., 1877, Svo. 8. A Catalogue of the Works of Robert Were...show more

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  • English
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  • 1236753984
  • 9781236753984