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The Present State of Great Britain, and Ireland [electronic resource]: In Three Parts. The I. Of South II. Of North III. Of Ireland. Britain, Containing an Accurate and Impartial Account of These Famous Islands: Of Their Several Counties, and Inhabitants; The Advantages, and Disadvantages of Both, in Respect to Foreign Countries; And Their Curiosities, of Nature and Art. Of the Vast, Populous, and Opulent City of London, the Metropolis of England; And of the Two Celebrated Universities, Oxford and Cambridge. Of the Britons Original, Language, Temper, Genius, Religion, Morals, Trade, &C. Their Nobility, Gentry, Clergy, and Commonalty. Their Laws and Government; And a Succinct History of All the English Monarchs to This Time. With Lists of the Present Officers in Church and State; And of Both Houses of Parliament; Also the Present State of His Majesty' Dominions in Germany

Miège, Guy
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for J. Brotherton, A. Bettesworth and C. Hitch, G. Strahan, W. Mears, R. Ware, E. Symon, and J. Clark, MDCCXXXVIII. [1738]
Edition
The eighth edition corrected and enlarged
Language
English
Description
[8], 308;[4], 251, [1];[2], ii, 253, [3];111, [1];51, [1] p., table : ill.,port. ; 8⁰.
Notes
  • A new edition of the work originally compiled by Guy Miège.
  • Part 1 'The present state of Great Britain' is in two parts, each with separate pagination and register; the second part contains the lists.
  • Parts II and III contain the present state of Scotland and Ireland each with separate titlepages, pagination and register.
  • 'The present state of His Majesty dominions in Germany.' has a separate titlepage dated 1737 and separate pagination and register.
  • Braces in imprint.
  • Price from imprint: Price 6 s.
  • frontis = ill.
  • DFONOTE blg last 500 note: sep. t.p. reads "... His Majesty's ..."
  • 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, T140921.
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