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The Modern Universal Story-Teller [electronic resource]: Or, a New Picture of Human Life. Consisting of a Greater Variety and a Better Selection of Valuable and Delightful Subjects (Calculated for the Pleasure and Improvement of Readers of Every Class) Than Was Ever Given in Any Book of the Kind Hitherto Published. Forming a Complete Collection of Genuine, Instructive, and Entertaining Stories, Tales, Narrations, Anecdotes, Essays, Histories, Tables, Adventures, Allecories, Visions, Maxims, Romances, Relations, Memoirs, Novels, Criticisms, Wonderful Occurrences, Remarkable Characters, Singular Events, Modern Sketches, Lives, Poems, &C. &C. Among Which, Besides Those Articles Carefully Selected From the Most Approved English Authors, and From Writers of Distinguished Eminence in Other Languages, Are Interspersed Many Original Pieces in Prose and Verse. By William Henry Melmoth, Esq. Editor of the Elegant Quarto Edition of Telemachus, (With Fine Plates by the Best Artists) and Other Universally Approved Works. .

Melmoth, William Henry
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for Alex. Hogg, at the King's Arms, No. 16, Paternoster-Row, [1780?]
Language
English
Description
iv, [1], 14-448[i.e.248] p., plate ; 12⁰.
Notes
  • P.248 misnumbered 448.
  • The titlepage is a cancel.
  • Price from imprint: price Three Shillings bound, or Half-a-Crown sewed Embellished with an elegant Frontispiece, illustrating the celebrated Story of Maria, by Sterne.
  • Earlier editions not found
  • Reproduction of original from British 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
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
Cited in
English Short Title Catalog, T132111.
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