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Creator:
Baretti, Giuseppe Marco Antonio, 1719-1789.
Title(s):

The Italian library : containing an account of the lives and works of the most valuable authors of Italy, with a preface, exhibiting the changes of the Tuscan language, from the barbarous ages to the present time / by Giuseppe Baretti.

Published/Created:
London : Printed for A. Millar ..., 1757.
Physical Description:
[2], xciv, [2], 343, [27] p. ; 21 cm. (8vo)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Z2352 B24
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BEIR X625 A757: Stamp: City Library, King Street, Cheapside.
BAC : Title vignette.
BEIN 2000 2315: Bookplate: R.W. Chapman. Presentation inscription from the author to Miss Nanny. Shelf mark[?]: C.7.8. From the library of Herman W. Liebert.
"A history of the Italian tongue": p. i-xciv.
Opening paragraph of the preface attributed to Samuel Johnson.
Errata on p. [1] (3rd count).
Signatures: pi1 a-f⁸ B-2A⁸ [2B]1.
Final p. blank.
Fleeman, J.D. Johnson, 57.2BIL
ESTC (RLIN) T84748
Includes index.
Subject Terms:
Baretti, Giuseppe Marco Antonio, 1719-1789 -- Presentation inscription to Miss Nanny.
Chapman, R. W. (Robert William), 1881-1960 -- Bookplate.
Italian language -- History.
Italian literature -- Bibliography.
Liebert, Herman W. -- Ownership.
Contributors:
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784.
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