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The Resource Polymetis: or, An enquiry concerning the agreement between the works of the Roman poets, and the remains of the antient artists. : Being an attempt to illustrate them mutually from one another. In ten books., By the Revd. Mr. Spence

Polymetis: or, An enquiry concerning the agreement between the works of the Roman poets, and the remains of the antient artists. : Being an attempt to illustrate them mutually from one another. In ten books., By the Revd. Mr. Spence

Label
Polymetis: or, An enquiry concerning the agreement between the works of the Roman poets, and the remains of the antient artists. : Being an attempt to illustrate them mutually from one another. In ten books.
Title
Polymetis: or, An enquiry concerning the agreement between the works of the Roman poets, and the remains of the antient artists.
Title remainder
Being an attempt to illustrate them mutually from one another. In ten books.
Statement of responsibility
By the Revd. Mr. Spence
Title variation
  • Enquiry concerning the agreement between the works of the Roman poets, and the remains of the antient artists
  • Enquiry concerning the agreement between the works of the Roman poets, and the remains of the ancient artists
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Bookseller
Engraver
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
T133753
Citation source
English short title catalogue
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
N5613
LC item number
.S7 1747
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Polymetis: or, An enquiry concerning the agreement between the works of the Roman poets, and the remains of the antient artists. : Being an attempt to illustrate them mutually from one another. In ten books., By the Revd. Mr. Spence
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: [a]4 b2 B-4Z2
  • This edition is known to exist in at least three states: in state 1, leaf Kk1 is missigned k1 and page 269 has press figure 1 at foot; in state 2, leaf Kk1 is missigned k1 and page 269 lacks press figure 1 at foot; in state 3, leaf Kk1 is signed correctly and page 269 has press figure 1 at foot
  • Page numbers 155-156 are repeated
  • The first unnumbered plate (frontispiece) is an etched portrait of the author signed "Isaac Whood pinxit ... G. Vertue sculp 1746.". The numbered plates are signed: "L.P. Boitard sculp."
  • Engraved tail-pieces
  • Includes list of subscribers (pages vii-xii)
  • "Directions for the binder" and "Errata"--Unnumbered page 1 at end
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
42 cm. (fol.)
Extent
xii, 361, that is, 363 pages, 1 unnumbered page, XLI leaves of plates, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates
Lccn
10002273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Clark Library copy: xii, 361 (i.e. 363), [1] p.; 41 x 27 cm.; bound in old sprinkled calf, rebacked; armorial book-plate of Ingestre Hall.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: Mottled calf. Spine tooled in gilt. Bookplate on front pastedown Jas. Stewart, Esqr., Killymoon.
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03005754
  • ucoclc3005754
Label
Polymetis: or, An enquiry concerning the agreement between the works of the Roman poets, and the remains of the antient artists. : Being an attempt to illustrate them mutually from one another. In ten books., By the Revd. Mr. Spence
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: [a]4 b2 B-4Z2
  • This edition is known to exist in at least three states: in state 1, leaf Kk1 is missigned k1 and page 269 has press figure 1 at foot; in state 2, leaf Kk1 is missigned k1 and page 269 lacks press figure 1 at foot; in state 3, leaf Kk1 is signed correctly and page 269 has press figure 1 at foot
  • Page numbers 155-156 are repeated
  • The first unnumbered plate (frontispiece) is an etched portrait of the author signed "Isaac Whood pinxit ... G. Vertue sculp 1746.". The numbered plates are signed: "L.P. Boitard sculp."
  • Engraved tail-pieces
  • Includes list of subscribers (pages vii-xii)
  • "Directions for the binder" and "Errata"--Unnumbered page 1 at end
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
42 cm. (fol.)
Extent
xii, 361, that is, 363 pages, 1 unnumbered page, XLI leaves of plates, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates
Lccn
10002273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Clark Library copy: xii, 361 (i.e. 363), [1] p.; 41 x 27 cm.; bound in old sprinkled calf, rebacked; armorial book-plate of Ingestre Hall.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: Mottled calf. Spine tooled in gilt. Bookplate on front pastedown Jas. Stewart, Esqr., Killymoon.
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03005754
  • ucoclc3005754

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