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Tables of literature & history 1829  

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Compendious View of Universal History and Literature in a Series of Tables... To which is appended a Table of Painters...

Bredow, Gabriel Gottfried


Baldwin and Cradock



xxiv pp. + 19 double-page and 1 single page printed tables. Translated from the German by James Bell. (folio) 48.4x38.2 cm (19x12¾"), period calf-backed marbled boards. Third edition of this translation.

Facsimile of a handwritten review of the work by James Tate (1771-1843), headmaster of Richmond School, tipped in before title, along with printed slip about the typographic reduction of the table of painters.

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Covers rubbed, extremities worn, spine faded; foxing to ealier and later leaves; overall very good.

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