Catalog Record: A New and general biographical dictionary : containing an historical and critical account of the lives and writings of the most eminent persons in every nation, particularly the British and Irish, from the earliest accounts of time to the present period : wherein their remarkable actions or sufferings, their virtues, parts, and learning are accurately displayed : with a catalogue of their literary productions | HathiTrust Digital Library

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A New and general biographical dictionary :
containing an historical and critical account of the lives and writings of the most eminent persons in every nation, particularly the British and Irish, from the earliest accounts of time to the present period : wherein their remarkable actions or sufferings, their virtues, parts, and learning are accurately displayed : with a catalogue of their literary productions.

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Language(s): English
Published: London : Printed for T. Osborne, J. Whiston and B. White, W. Strahan, T. Payne, W. Owen, and W. Johnston [and 7 others], 1761-1762.
Subjects: Biography > Dictionaries.
Great Britain > Biography.
Note: "List of the lives": v. 1, [14] p. at end.
License to print granted to William Owen and William Johnston: v. 1, p. [2] at front.
"For the lives of authors, we have had recourse to their works; and for the lives of others, to the best memoirs that are extant concerning them." -- v. 1, pref.
Physical Description: 11 v. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
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