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The Resource An impartial history of the life, character, amours, travels, and transactions of Mr. John Barber, : city-printer, common-councilman, alderman, and Lord Mayor of London., Written by several hands

An impartial history of the life, character, amours, travels, and transactions of Mr. John Barber, : city-printer, common-councilman, alderman, and Lord Mayor of London., Written by several hands

Label
An impartial history of the life, character, amours, travels, and transactions of Mr. John Barber, : city-printer, common-councilman, alderman, and Lord Mayor of London.
Title
An impartial history of the life, character, amours, travels, and transactions of Mr. John Barber,
Title remainder
city-printer, common-councilman, alderman, and Lord Mayor of London.
Statement of responsibility
Written by several hands
Contributor
Former owner
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
IXA
Citation location within source
T27751
Citation source
ESTC
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
An impartial history of the life, character, amours, travels, and transactions of Mr. John Barber, : city-printer, common-councilman, alderman, and Lord Mayor of London., Written by several hands
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Price 2 s. 6 d."
  • Editor's preface signed "Philalethes" [i.e. Curll]. Cf. R. Straus. The unspeakable Curll, p. 192, 310
  • Signatures: A4 B-C8 2B-C8 3A-B8 4A8
  • Errata: p. vi, 1st group
  • "The lives and last wills and testaments of the following thirty-one persone, are printed for E. Curll ...," p. [1], 3rd group
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Preface. -- The life of Mr. John Barber ... Introduction. -- A true copy of the last will and testament of John Barber, ... -- Of Mr. Barber's first setting out in the world. -- The election of John Barber, Esq; Lord Mayor of London. -- Appendix. Three original letters, written by Alderman Barber, to Mr. Henry Cornwall, relating to his parentage and birth
Dimensions
20 cm. (8vo)
Extent
viii, xxxi, [1], 48, 32, xvi p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
  • Clark Library has two copies (* DA483.B23im) (* PR3724.A4 1741).
  • Clark Library copy (* DA483.B23im): bound in half red morocco; bookplate of Temple Scott. (probably Temple Scott, 1864-1939).
  • Clark Library copy (* PR3724.A4 1741): bound in contemporary mottled calf; spine gilt, with 1 red and 1 green, gilt-lettered label; gold rule on covers; armorial bookplate: John Long; inscription: J[or I] Morgan; inscription: Benjamin W. Chidlaw 1840; inscription: B. W. Chidlaw.
  • Clark Library copy (* PR3724.A4 1741) bound with: Swift, Jonathan. Dean Swift's literary correspondence. London: E. Curll, 1741.
  • Clark Library copy has bookplate of Temple Scott.
  • Clark Library copy bound in half red morocco.
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)06137659
  • ucoclc6137659
Label
An impartial history of the life, character, amours, travels, and transactions of Mr. John Barber, : city-printer, common-councilman, alderman, and Lord Mayor of London., Written by several hands
Publication
Note
  • "Price 2 s. 6 d."
  • Editor's preface signed "Philalethes" [i.e. Curll]. Cf. R. Straus. The unspeakable Curll, p. 192, 310
  • Signatures: A4 B-C8 2B-C8 3A-B8 4A8
  • Errata: p. vi, 1st group
  • "The lives and last wills and testaments of the following thirty-one persone, are printed for E. Curll ...," p. [1], 3rd group
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Preface. -- The life of Mr. John Barber ... Introduction. -- A true copy of the last will and testament of John Barber, ... -- Of Mr. Barber's first setting out in the world. -- The election of John Barber, Esq; Lord Mayor of London. -- Appendix. Three original letters, written by Alderman Barber, to Mr. Henry Cornwall, relating to his parentage and birth
Dimensions
20 cm. (8vo)
Extent
viii, xxxi, [1], 48, 32, xvi p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
  • Clark Library has two copies (* DA483.B23im) (* PR3724.A4 1741).
  • Clark Library copy (* DA483.B23im): bound in half red morocco; bookplate of Temple Scott. (probably Temple Scott, 1864-1939).
  • Clark Library copy (* PR3724.A4 1741): bound in contemporary mottled calf; spine gilt, with 1 red and 1 green, gilt-lettered label; gold rule on covers; armorial bookplate: John Long; inscription: J[or I] Morgan; inscription: Benjamin W. Chidlaw 1840; inscription: B. W. Chidlaw.
  • Clark Library copy (* PR3724.A4 1741) bound with: Swift, Jonathan. Dean Swift's literary correspondence. London: E. Curll, 1741.
  • Clark Library copy has bookplate of Temple Scott.
  • Clark Library copy bound in half red morocco.
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)06137659
  • ucoclc6137659

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