A New and General Biographical Dictionary
A New and General Biographical Dictionary


A New and General Biographical Dictionary

TOOKE, William (ed.)

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Title continues: "Containing an Historical, Critical, and Impartial Account of the Lives and Writings of the Most Eminent Persons in Every Nation in the World, Particularly the British and Irish; From the Earliest Accounts of Time to the present Period; Wherein Their Remarkable Actions and Sufferings, Their Virtues, Vices, Parts, and Learning, are Accurately Recorded and Displayed: With Catalogues of their Literary Productions."

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Printed for the Proprietors
  • Edition: New Edition, in eight volumes
  • Date Published: 1795
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    8 vols.: viii, [9]-400; 400; 400; 400; 400; 496; 496; 496 p. 22 cm. Full leather. Gilt spines with burgundy and green labels. Front board detached on first volume, front hinge cracking vols. 3 & 7, both hinges cracking vol. 5. All 3 vols. have repaired hinges. Some chips and bumped corners.

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