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The Resource Cyclopaedia, or, An universal dictionary of arts and sciences : : containing an explication of the terms, and an account of the things signified thereby, in the several arts, both liberal and mechanical, and the several sciences, human and divine ..., extracted from the best authors, dictionaries, journals, memoirs, transactions, ephemerides, etc., in several languages by E. Chambers, F.R.S. ; in two volumes, (electronic resource)

Cyclopaedia, or, An universal dictionary of arts and sciences : : containing an explication of the terms, and an account of the things signified thereby, in the several arts, both liberal and mechanical, and the several sciences, human and divine ..., extracted from the best authors, dictionaries, journals, memoirs, transactions, ephemerides, etc., in several languages by E. Chambers, F.R.S. ; in two volumes, (electronic resource)

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Cyclopaedia, or, An universal dictionary of arts and sciences : : containing an explication of the terms, and an account of the things signified thereby, in the several arts, both liberal and mechanical, and the several sciences, human and divine ...
Title
Cyclopaedia, or, An universal dictionary of arts and sciences :
Title remainder
containing an explication of the terms, and an account of the things signified thereby, in the several arts, both liberal and mechanical, and the several sciences, human and divine ...
Statement of responsibility
extracted from the best authors, dictionaries, journals, memoirs, transactions, ephemerides, etc., in several languages by E. Chambers, F.R.S. ; in two volumes
Title variation
Universal dictionary of arts and sciences
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CUF
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approximately 1680-1740
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Chambers, Ephraim
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • fl. 1715-1738
  • 1697-
  • d. 1774
  • 1693-1766
  • -1756
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  • Child, George
  • Fletcher, Henry
  • Van der Gucht, John
  • Rooker, Edward
  • Caslon, William
  • Innys, William
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Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Label
Cyclopaedia, or, An universal dictionary of arts and sciences : : containing an explication of the terms, and an account of the things signified thereby, in the several arts, both liberal and mechanical, and the several sciences, human and divine ..., extracted from the best authors, dictionaries, journals, memoirs, transactions, ephemerides, etc., in several languages by E. Chambers, F.R.S. ; in two volumes, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unpaged after preface, v. 1 (XXV p.)
  • Double-page etched frontispiece, v. 1, by G. Child. Other plates signed by H. Fletcher, J. van der Gucht, E. Rooker
  • Vol. 2 includes double-page "A specimen by William Caslon, Letter-Founder, in Chiswell-Street, London."
  • Signatures, v. 1: pi2 [1A]2 a-f2 g1 1B-1Uuu2 2A-2Iii2 3A-3Fff2 3Ggg1 4A-4Zz2 *4Zzz1 5A-5Oo2. Vol. 2: chi1 5Pp-5Eee2 6A-6Ii2 7A-7R2 7S1 8A-8Bb2 9A-9Z2 10A-10Ee2 10Ff1 11A-11Tt2 12A-12Bb2 13A-13Ii2 13Kk1
  • Includes index
Dimensions
40 cm. (fol.)
Edition
The sixth edition, corrected and amended.
Extent
2 v.
Form of item
online
Note
  • Binding: cloth, rebacked in sheepskin. Corners in leather.
  • Signatures of Eliz. Williams on first plate of each vol. Printed label on back pastedowns of William Blakeman, Bow-street, Oldham.
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10152202
  • 348787
  • (CMalG)348787-gettydb-Voyager
  • (CaSfIA)gri_33125011113772
Label
Cyclopaedia, or, An universal dictionary of arts and sciences : : containing an explication of the terms, and an account of the things signified thereby, in the several arts, both liberal and mechanical, and the several sciences, human and divine ..., extracted from the best authors, dictionaries, journals, memoirs, transactions, ephemerides, etc., in several languages by E. Chambers, F.R.S. ; in two volumes, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Unpaged after preface, v. 1 (XXV p.)
  • Double-page etched frontispiece, v. 1, by G. Child. Other plates signed by H. Fletcher, J. van der Gucht, E. Rooker
  • Vol. 2 includes double-page "A specimen by William Caslon, Letter-Founder, in Chiswell-Street, London."
  • Signatures, v. 1: pi2 [1A]2 a-f2 g1 1B-1Uuu2 2A-2Iii2 3A-3Fff2 3Ggg1 4A-4Zz2 *4Zzz1 5A-5Oo2. Vol. 2: chi1 5Pp-5Eee2 6A-6Ii2 7A-7R2 7S1 8A-8Bb2 9A-9Z2 10A-10Ee2 10Ff1 11A-11Tt2 12A-12Bb2 13A-13Ii2 13Kk1
  • Includes index
Dimensions
40 cm. (fol.)
Edition
The sixth edition, corrected and amended.
Extent
2 v.
Form of item
online
Note
  • Binding: cloth, rebacked in sheepskin. Corners in leather.
  • Signatures of Eliz. Williams on first plate of each vol. Printed label on back pastedowns of William Blakeman, Bow-street, Oldham.
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10152202
  • 348787
  • (CMalG)348787-gettydb-Voyager
  • (CaSfIA)gri_33125011113772

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