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The Resource The life of George Washington : commander in chief of the American forces during the war which established the independence of his country, and first President of the United States. Compiled under the inspection of the Hon. Bushrod Washington from original papers ... to which is prefixed, an introduction containing a compendious view of the colonies planted by the English on the continent of North America, by John Marshall

The life of George Washington : commander in chief of the American forces during the war which established the independence of his country, and first President of the United States. Compiled under the inspection of the Hon. Bushrod Washington from original papers ... to which is prefixed, an introduction containing a compendious view of the colonies planted by the English on the continent of North America, by John Marshall

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The life of George Washington : commander in chief of the American forces during the war which established the independence of his country, and first President of the United States. Compiled under the inspection of the Hon. Bushrod Washington from original papers ... to which is prefixed, an introduction containing a compendious view of the colonies planted by the English on the continent of North America
Title
The life of George Washington
Title remainder
commander in chief of the American forces during the war which established the independence of his country, and first President of the United States. Compiled under the inspection of the Hon. Bushrod Washington from original papers ... to which is prefixed, an introduction containing a compendious view of the colonies planted by the English on the continent of North America
Statement of responsibility
by John Marshall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • p. 24, no. 306
  • no. 51
  • no. 44788
  • M317
Citation source
  • Servies, J.A. Bibl. of John Marshall
  • Baker, W.S. Bibliotheca Washingtoniana
  • Sabin
  • Howes, W. U.S.iana (2nd ed.)
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The life of George Washington : commander in chief of the American forces during the war which established the independence of his country, and first President of the United States. Compiled under the inspection of the Hon. Bushrod Washington from original papers ... to which is prefixed, an introduction containing a compendious view of the colonies planted by the English on the continent of North America, by John Marshall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The octavo edition of the first English edition, printed about the same time as the quarto edition (same imprint and contents); differs from quarto edition in pagination and foliation, cf. Baker, Sabin, Servies and Howe cited below
  • Pagination: v. 1: xxxvi, 579, [1] p.; v. 2: viii, 633, [3] p.; v. 3: viii, 572 p. ; v. 4: viii, 684 p.; v. 5: viii, 843, [5] p. ; [15] leaves of plates (some folded)
  • "List of engravings": v.5, [1] p. at end
  • Includes publisher's ads at end of v. 1, 2, and 5
Dimensions
22 cm. (8vo)
Extent
5 v.
Lccn
10016752
Note
Imperfect copy: frontispiece wanting, v. 5.
Other physical details
ill. (some folded), maps (folded), port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)16398143
  • ucoclc16398143
Label
The life of George Washington : commander in chief of the American forces during the war which established the independence of his country, and first President of the United States. Compiled under the inspection of the Hon. Bushrod Washington from original papers ... to which is prefixed, an introduction containing a compendious view of the colonies planted by the English on the continent of North America, by John Marshall
Publication
Note
  • The octavo edition of the first English edition, printed about the same time as the quarto edition (same imprint and contents); differs from quarto edition in pagination and foliation, cf. Baker, Sabin, Servies and Howe cited below
  • Pagination: v. 1: xxxvi, 579, [1] p.; v. 2: viii, 633, [3] p.; v. 3: viii, 572 p. ; v. 4: viii, 684 p.; v. 5: viii, 843, [5] p. ; [15] leaves of plates (some folded)
  • "List of engravings": v.5, [1] p. at end
  • Includes publisher's ads at end of v. 1, 2, and 5
Dimensions
22 cm. (8vo)
Extent
5 v.
Lccn
10016752
Note
Imperfect copy: frontispiece wanting, v. 5.
Other physical details
ill. (some folded), maps (folded), port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)16398143
  • ucoclc16398143

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