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The Resource The oeconomy of human life : translated from an Indian manuscript, written by an ancient Bramin : to which is prefixed, an account of the manner in which the said manuscript was discovered : in a letter from an English gentleman, residing in China, to the Earl of Chesterfield : in two parts

The oeconomy of human life : translated from an Indian manuscript, written by an ancient Bramin : to which is prefixed, an account of the manner in which the said manuscript was discovered : in a letter from an English gentleman, residing in China, to the Earl of Chesterfield : in two parts

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The oeconomy of human life : translated from an Indian manuscript, written by an ancient Bramin : to which is prefixed, an account of the manner in which the said manuscript was discovered : in a letter from an English gentleman, residing in China, to the Earl of Chesterfield : in two parts
Title
The oeconomy of human life
Title remainder
translated from an Indian manuscript, written by an ancient Bramin : to which is prefixed, an account of the manner in which the said manuscript was discovered : in a letter from an English gentleman, residing in China, to the Earl of Chesterfield : in two parts
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Language
eng
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CLU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The oeconomy of human life : translated from an Indian manuscript, written by an ancient Bramin : to which is prefixed, an account of the manner in which the said manuscript was discovered : in a letter from an English gentleman, residing in China, to the Earl of Chesterfield : in two parts
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Publication
Note
  • Authorship of part 1 has also been attributed to the Earl of Chesterfield; of part 2 also to John Hill
  • Prefaces to both parts dated 1749
  • Part 2 has separate title-page
  • Publisher's advertisement: [1] page following text
  • Includes prefatory Advertisement to the public; table of contents; and introduction, in verse
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 416
Dimensions
11 cm.
Extent
195, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Disbound. In marbled case with brown spine.
Other physical details
1 ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31220956
  • ucoclc31220956
Label
The oeconomy of human life : translated from an Indian manuscript, written by an ancient Bramin : to which is prefixed, an account of the manner in which the said manuscript was discovered : in a letter from an English gentleman, residing in China, to the Earl of Chesterfield : in two parts
Publication
Note
  • Authorship of part 1 has also been attributed to the Earl of Chesterfield; of part 2 also to John Hill
  • Prefaces to both parts dated 1749
  • Part 2 has separate title-page
  • Publisher's advertisement: [1] page following text
  • Includes prefatory Advertisement to the public; table of contents; and introduction, in verse
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 416
Dimensions
11 cm.
Extent
195, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Disbound. In marbled case with brown spine.
Other physical details
1 ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31220956
  • ucoclc31220956

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