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The Mythology and Fables of the Ancients, Explain'd From History [electronic resource]

by the Abbé Banier, Member of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles-Lettres. ... . Translated from the original French. Containing I. The History of the Gods of the Chaldeans, Babylonians, Syrians, Persians, &c. II. Of the Divinities of the Greeks and Romans, divided into three Classes, viz. the Celestial Gods, the Gods of the Waters, and...
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EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for A. Millar, at Buchanan's-Head, against St. Clement's-Church in the Strand, M.DCC.XL. 1739-[40]
Language
English
Uniform Title
Mythologie et les Fables Expliquées Par L'histoire
Description
4 v. ; 8⁰.
Notes
  • A translation of 'La mythologie et les fables expliquées par l'histoire'.
  • The titlepages to vols. 2-4 are dated 1740.
  • The titlepages have ornaments. Vols. 2-4 have additional dated titlepages without ornaments, listing the contents.
  • The first titlepage to v.3 has "antients" for "ancients".
  • Reproduction of original from Harvard University Houghton Library.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
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Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
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English Short Title Catalog, N35253.
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