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The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1790-1799) 20 Volumes Volume LX - Volume LXIX For The Years MDCCXC - MDCCXCIX

By: Sylvanus Urban

Price: $900.00

Publisher: London, Printed by John Nichols: 1790-1799

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4755

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. Multivolume Set (20 volumes) of The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1790-1799). This set includes Volume LX For The Year MDCCXC Part The First and Part The Second. On page 571-574 of Part The First in Obituaries of Considerable Persons; with Biographical Anecdotes is the obituary of Benjamin Franklin including a request that the epitaph composed by himself, years prior, be inscribed on his tombstone:"The Body of Benjamin Franklin, Printer, | (like the cover of an old book, | its contents torn out, | and stript of its lettering... View more info

The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1810-1819) 20 Volumes Volume LXXX - Volume LXXXIX For The Years MDCCCX - MDCCCXIX

By: Sylvanus Urban

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, Printed by John Nichols: 1810-1819

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4749

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. Multivolume Set (20 volumes) of The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1810-1819). First Edition. View more info

The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1800-1809) 20 Volumes Volume LXX - Volume LXXIX For The Years MDCCC - MDCCCIX

By: Sylvanus Urban

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, Printed by John Nichols: 1800-1809

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4748

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. Multivolume Set (20 volumes) of The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. (1800-1809). First Edition. View more info

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The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. Volume 59(2) Volume LIX. For The Year MDCCLXXXIX (Part The Second)

By: Sylvanus Urban et al.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: London, Printed by John Nichols, for David Henry: 1789

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4833

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. This volume features description of Tycho Brahe's Observatory (p. 1001) but lacks corresponding plate. Also features articles in a v ast variety of subjects including: historical accounts, politics, science, natural history, religion, economics, art, poetry, book reviews and more. Part The Second: pp. 582-1218, [18]; includes numerous copper-engraved plates with index. View more info

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The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. Volumes 6 and 7 (New Series) Volumes VI and VII. For The Year MDCCCLIX

By: Sylvanus Urban et al.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: London, John Henry and James Parker: 1859

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4834

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. These volumes feature articles in a v ast variety of subjects including: historical accounts, politics, science, natural history, religion, economics, art, poetry, book reviews and more. Volume 6: [viii], pp. 1-692; includes numerous copper-engraved plates with index; Volume 7: [viii], pp. 1-692; includes numerous copper-engraved plates with index. View more info

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The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. 2 Volumes. Constitution of the United States. Volume LVII. For The Year MDCCLXXXVII (Part The First; & Part The Second)

By: Sylvanus Urban et al.

Price: $950.00

Publisher: London, Printed by John Nichols, for David Henry: 1787

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4745

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. Features one of the earliest English printings of the U.S. Constitution, appearing in the November 1787 issue of Gentleman's Magazine ( pp. 1008-1011). Also featured is Benjamin Franklin's essay, "Morals of Chess" (pp. 590-591), news of America's Pennsylvania Society, then headed by Franklin in "promoting the abolition of slavery," includes vast collection of articles on government, economics, science, religion, botany, art, poetry and more. Part The First: iv, 552 pages, [14]; includes 14 copper-engraved plates (three folding).... View more info

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The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. Volume 58(1) Volume LVIII. For The Year MDCCLXXXVIII (Part The First)

By: Sylvanus Urban et al.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Printed by John Nichols, for David Henry: 1788

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4829

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. Features account of the taking down of the old church of St James, Clerkenwell in 1788 and the removing of the cadaver monument of Sir William Weston, the last Prior of the Order of Knights of the Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem in England along with copper-engraved plate of Weston's skeleton and lead coffin; other copper-engraved plates include illustrations of the Pyramids at Giza, Bexley Parsonage, and Dover Market Place. This volume also features articles in a v ast variety of subjects including: meteorology, agriculture, poetry, economic... View more info

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The Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Chronicle. Volume 58(2) Volume LVIII. For The Year MDCCLXXXVIII (Part The Second)

By: Sylvanus Urban et al.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Printed by John Nichols, for David Henry: 1788

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4831

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth boards, gilt particulars to spine. Though missing plate numbers 30 and 31, this volume features intricate fold-out copper-engraved plate of Richard Greene's Museum of Curiosities in Lichfield and also 'Microscopical Views of Animacules' and 'The Ant microscopically delineated." This volume also features articles in a v ast variety of subjects including: historical accounts, politics, science, religion, economics, art, poetry and more. Part The Second: pp. 571-1187, [23]; includes 16 (numbered) copper-engraved plates. Note that plate number 22 is found opposite page 688 instead... View more info