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The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind. Now for the first time these high-quality digital copies of original 18th century manuscripts are available in print, making them highly accessible to libraries, undergraduate students, and independent scholars.Delve into what it was like to live during the eighteenth century by reading the first-hand accounts of everyday people, including city dwellers and farmers, businessmen and bankers, artisans and merchants, artists and their patrons, politicians and their constituents. Original texts make the American, French, and Industrial revolutions vividly contemporary.++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++British LibraryP005012Edited by J. Hawkins. "Containing useful information on literature, religion, morality, politics and philosophy; with many interesting particulars in history and biography, forming a compendium of the present state of society." Published an assortment of literary material--poetry, humorous anecdotes, biographical sketches, a few tales, and book reviews--as well as proceedings of the state legislature, national news, and news from Europe. Cf. American periodicals, 1741-1900. Title from caption.[Boston: Printed by Manning and Loring for Joseph Hawkins, 1800]. 1 v.; 22 cm
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    FormatPaperback
    Publication DateJune 9, 2010
    Pages468
    Primary CategorySocial Science/General

    The Columbian Phenix and Boston Review. Volume 1 of 1

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