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Creator:
Carew, Richard, 1555-1620.
Title:
The survey of Cornwall. And an epistle concerning the excellencies of the English tongue./ By Richard Carew ... with the life of the author, by H**** C***** Esq.
Edition:
A new edition.
Published/Created:
London: Printed for B. Law, in Ave-Mesy-Lane; and J. Hewett, at Penzance, MDCCLXIX [1769].
Physical Description:
xxv, [8] p., 159 leaves, [8], 13, [1] p. ; 25 cm. (4to)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA670 C8 C2 1769
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"An epistle" (13 p. at end) has special t.-p., dated 1723.
Initials, head pieces.
"The life of Richard Carew of Antonie, Esq. by Hugh C*******, Esq.": p. ix-xxv.
"Life of the author by H**** C***** ... in reality a dull compilation by Pierre des Malzeaux."--Dict. Nat. Biog.
Signatures: A⁴ a-c⁴ B-2U⁴ X².
Subject Terms:
Bright, Benjamin, 1823-1900 -- Autograph, 1848.
Cornwall (England : County) -- Description and travel.
Hewett, J. -- Publisher.
Law, B. -- Publisher.
Perry, -- Autograph, 1799.
Contributors:
Desmalzeaux, Pierre, 1673?-1745.
Carew, Richard, 1555-1620. Epistle concerning the excellencies of the English tongue.
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