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The Resource History of the heathen gods and heroes of antiquity : to which is added an original translation of the Battle of the gods and giants : the whole newly arranged, corrected and enlarged with the addition of several original and valuable articles, by William Sheldon

History of the heathen gods and heroes of antiquity : to which is added an original translation of the Battle of the gods and giants : the whole newly arranged, corrected and enlarged with the addition of several original and valuable articles, by William Sheldon

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History of the heathen gods and heroes of antiquity : to which is added an original translation of the Battle of the gods and giants : the whole newly arranged, corrected and enlarged with the addition of several original and valuable articles
Title
History of the heathen gods and heroes of antiquity
Title remainder
to which is added an original translation of the Battle of the gods and giants : the whole newly arranged, corrected and enlarged with the addition of several original and valuable articles
Statement of responsibility
by William Sheldon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
  • 18599
  • 205
  • p. 223
Citation source
  • Shaw & Shoemaker
  • Hamilton, S. Amer. book illustrators (1968 ed.)
  • Hamilton, S. Amer. book illustrators (1968 ed.)
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
History of the heathen gods and heroes of antiquity : to which is added an original translation of the Battle of the gods and giants : the whole newly arranged, corrected and enlarged with the addition of several original and valuable articles, by William Sheldon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Copyright statement on t.p. verso dated "on the second day of October, in the thirty fourth Year of Independence of the United States of America"
  • Preface dated from Worcester, October, 1809
  • "Battle of the gods and titans. From the Theogony of Hesiod": p. 179-183
  • Appendix: Explanations of the constellations, planets, times and seasons. Represented on the Farnese globe
  • Woodcut plates; 8 plates signed by James Akin and 4 by Thomas Wightman
  • Includes index
Dimensions
15 cm.
Edition
First edition, ornamented with a number of elegant cuts.
Extent
xxiv, [25]-216 p., [29] leaves of plates
Note
Brown sheep over boards, tooled in blind, with sprinkled edges; rebacked, spine tooled in gold.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33049909
  • ucoclc33049909
Label
History of the heathen gods and heroes of antiquity : to which is added an original translation of the Battle of the gods and giants : the whole newly arranged, corrected and enlarged with the addition of several original and valuable articles, by William Sheldon
Publication
Note
  • Copyright statement on t.p. verso dated "on the second day of October, in the thirty fourth Year of Independence of the United States of America"
  • Preface dated from Worcester, October, 1809
  • "Battle of the gods and titans. From the Theogony of Hesiod": p. 179-183
  • Appendix: Explanations of the constellations, planets, times and seasons. Represented on the Farnese globe
  • Woodcut plates; 8 plates signed by James Akin and 4 by Thomas Wightman
  • Includes index
Dimensions
15 cm.
Edition
First edition, ornamented with a number of elegant cuts.
Extent
xxiv, [25]-216 p., [29] leaves of plates
Note
Brown sheep over boards, tooled in blind, with sprinkled edges; rebacked, spine tooled in gold.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33049909
  • ucoclc33049909

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