The Resource The history of the arts and sciences of the antients : under the following heads, in three volumes : vol. I., Agriculture, commerce, architecture, sculpture, painting, music, the art military : vol. II., Art military, grammar, philology, rhetoric, poetry : vol. III., Poetry, history, eloquence, philosophy, civil law, metaphysics and physics, physic, botany, chymisty [sic], anatomy, mathematics, geometry, astronomy, arithmetic, geography, and navigation, by Mr. Rollin ... ; translated from the French

The history of the arts and sciences of the antients : under the following heads, in three volumes : vol. I., Agriculture, commerce, architecture, sculpture, painting, music, the art military : vol. II., Art military, grammar, philology, rhetoric, poetry : vol. III., Poetry, history, eloquence, philosophy, civil law, metaphysics and physics, physic, botany, chymisty [sic], anatomy, mathematics, geometry, astronomy, arithmetic, geography, and navigation, by Mr. Rollin ... ; translated from the French

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The history of the arts and sciences of the antients : under the following heads, in three volumes : vol. I., Agriculture, commerce, architecture, sculpture, painting, music, the art military : vol. II., Art military, grammar, philology, rhetoric, poetry : vol. III., Poetry, history, eloquence, philosophy, civil law, metaphysics and physics, physic, botany, chymisty [sic], anatomy, mathematics, geometry, astronomy, arithmetic, geography, and navigation
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The history of the arts and sciences of the antients
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under the following heads, in three volumes : vol. I., Agriculture, commerce, architecture, sculpture, painting, music, the art military : vol. II., Art military, grammar, philology, rhetoric, poetry : vol. III., Poetry, history, eloquence, philosophy, civil law, metaphysics and physics, physic, botany, chymisty [sic], anatomy, mathematics, geometry, astronomy, arithmetic, geography, and navigation
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by Mr. Rollin ... ; translated from the French
Title variation
History of the arts and sciences of the ancients
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  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
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T136382
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1661-1741
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Rollin, Charles
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  • illustrations
  • plans
Index
index present
Language note
Translation of books 22-27 of the author's Histoire ancienne des Egyptiens, des Carthaginois, des Assyriens, des Babyloniens, des Medes et des Perses, des Macedoniens, des Grecs; with additional plates from other sources (--cf. The translator to the reader, v. 1)
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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1735-1826
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  • Adams, John
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  • History, Ancient
  • Humanities
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The history of the arts and sciences of the antients : under the following heads, in three volumes : vol. I., Agriculture, commerce, architecture, sculpture, painting, music, the art military : vol. II., Art military, grammar, philology, rhetoric, poetry : vol. III., Poetry, history, eloquence, philosophy, civil law, metaphysics and physics, physic, botany, chymisty [sic], anatomy, mathematics, geometry, astronomy, arithmetic, geography, and navigation, by Mr. Rollin ... ; translated from the French
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  • Vol. 1 has a collective t.p.; each v. has its own t.p
  • Vol. 1: [24], 374 p., [12] folded leaves of plates; v. 2: [8], 360 p., [40] folded leaves of plates; v. 3: [8], 516 p
  • Includes index
  • John Adams Library copy has bookplate: John Adams Library, in the Custody of the Boston Public Library.
  • Printed marginalia
Edition
The second edition, illustrated with fifty-two copper plates, representing the civil and military architecture of the antients, their temples, machines, engines of war, painting, &c.
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1 online resource (3 v.
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online
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John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894.
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illustrations, plates)
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Also available on microfilm.
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remote
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The history of the arts and sciences of the antients : under the following heads, in three volumes : vol. I., Agriculture, commerce, architecture, sculpture, painting, music, the art military : vol. II., Art military, grammar, philology, rhetoric, poetry : vol. III., Poetry, history, eloquence, philosophy, civil law, metaphysics and physics, physic, botany, chymisty [sic], anatomy, mathematics, geometry, astronomy, arithmetic, geography, and navigation, by Mr. Rollin ... ; translated from the French
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Publication
Note
  • Vol. 1 has a collective t.p.; each v. has its own t.p
  • Vol. 1: [24], 374 p., [12] folded leaves of plates; v. 2: [8], 360 p., [40] folded leaves of plates; v. 3: [8], 516 p
  • Includes index
  • John Adams Library copy has bookplate: John Adams Library, in the Custody of the Boston Public Library.
  • Printed marginalia
Edition
The second edition, illustrated with fifty-two copper plates, representing the civil and military architecture of the antients, their temples, machines, engines of war, painting, &c.
Extent
1 online resource (3 v.
Form of item
online
Note
John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894.
Other physical details
illustrations, plates)
Reproduction note
Also available on microfilm.
Specific material designation
remote

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