The Resource Encyclopaedia; or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature; constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises of systems..., The first American edition, in eighteen volumes, greatly improved. Illustrated with five hundred and forty-two copperplates

Encyclopaedia; or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature; constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises of systems..., The first American edition, in eighteen volumes, greatly improved. Illustrated with five hundred and forty-two copperplates

Label
Encyclopaedia; or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature; constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises of systems...
Title
Encyclopaedia; or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature; constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises of systems...
Statement of responsibility
The first American edition, in eighteen volumes, greatly improved. Illustrated with five hundred and forty-two copperplates
Title variation
Dobson's encyclopaedia
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Label
Encyclopaedia; or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature; constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises of systems..., The first American edition, in eighteen volumes, greatly improved. Illustrated with five hundred and forty-two copperplates
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Issued in parts, 1790-1797. Title-pages of the volumes, printed after completion of the work, are all dated MDCCXCVIII
  • For History and description of this edition see Charles Evans, American bibliography, v.8 (1916) p.27-28, no.22486
  • --------Supplement to the Encyclopaedia, or Dictionary of arts, sciences and miscellaneous literature ... Illustrated with copperplates ... Philadelphia, Printed by Budd and Bartran fro Thomas Dobson, 1803. 3 v. plates, tables. 27 1/4 x 23 cm
  • Issued in parts, 1800-1803
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1829756
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
18 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
frontispiece, plates, maps, tables
System control number
(WaOLN)1551080
Label
Encyclopaedia; or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature; constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises of systems..., The first American edition, in eighteen volumes, greatly improved. Illustrated with five hundred and forty-two copperplates
Publication
Note
  • Issued in parts, 1790-1797. Title-pages of the volumes, printed after completion of the work, are all dated MDCCXCVIII
  • For History and description of this edition see Charles Evans, American bibliography, v.8 (1916) p.27-28, no.22486
  • --------Supplement to the Encyclopaedia, or Dictionary of arts, sciences and miscellaneous literature ... Illustrated with copperplates ... Philadelphia, Printed by Budd and Bartran fro Thomas Dobson, 1803. 3 v. plates, tables. 27 1/4 x 23 cm
  • Issued in parts, 1800-1803
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1829756
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
18 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
frontispiece, plates, maps, tables
System control number
(WaOLN)1551080

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