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A DESCRIPTION OF A SYSTEM OF BIOGRAPHY;; with a catalogue of all the names inserted in it, and the dates annexed to them


Published by Akerman & Hancock for Mathew Carey, Philadelphia, 1803
From Second Life Books, Inc. (Lanesborough, MA, U.S.A.)

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8vo, pp. [2], 62 plus a folding engraved chart. Bound in worn leather backed boards. Some foxed on the chart and offsetting to the title-page. Shaw & Shoemaker 4910. (DLC, ICN, MWA,NHi). Priestly discusses his theories of biography which entailed classifying the great figures in history. With an extensive listing of persons. This was meant to accompany a large chart. Bookseller Inventory # 18591

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Publisher: Akerman & Hancock for Mathew Carey, Philadelphia

Publication Date: 1803

Edition: A new edition.

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