The Resource Encyclopædia, or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature : constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises or systems comprehending the history, theory, and practice, of each, according to the latest discoveries and improvements; and full explanations given of the various detached parts of knowledge, whether relating to natural and artificial objects, or to matters ecclesiastical, civil, military, commercial, &c. including elucidations of the most important topics relative to religion, morals, manners, and the economy of life : together with a description of all the countries, cities, principal mountains, seas, rivers, &c. throughout the world; a general history, ancient and modern, of the different empires, kingdoms, and states; and an account of the lives of the most eminent persons in every nation, from the earliest ages down to the present times : compiled from the writings of the best authors, in several languages; the most approved dictionaries, as well of general science as of its particular branches; the transactions, journals, and memoirs, of various learned societies, the Ms. lectures of eminent professors on different sciences; and a variety of original materials, furnished by an extensive correspondence

Encyclopædia, or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature : constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises or systems comprehending the history, theory, and practice, of each, according to the latest discoveries and improvements; and full explanations given of the various detached parts of knowledge, whether relating to natural and artificial objects, or to matters ecclesiastical, civil, military, commercial, &c. including elucidations of the most important topics relative to religion, morals, manners, and the economy of life : together with a description of all the countries, cities, principal mountains, seas, rivers, &c. throughout the world; a general history, ancient and modern, of the different empires, kingdoms, and states; and an account of the lives of the most eminent persons in every nation, from the earliest ages down to the present times : compiled from the writings of the best authors, in several languages; the most approved dictionaries, as well of general science as of its particular branches; the transactions, journals, and memoirs, of various learned societies, the Ms. lectures of eminent professors on different sciences; and a variety of original materials, furnished by an extensive correspondence

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Encyclopædia, or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature : constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises or systems comprehending the history, theory, and practice, of each, according to the latest discoveries and improvements; and full explanations given of the various detached parts of knowledge, whether relating to natural and artificial objects, or to matters ecclesiastical, civil, military, commercial, &c. including elucidations of the most important topics relative to religion, morals, manners, and the economy of life : together with a description of all the countries, cities, principal mountains, seas, rivers, &c. throughout the world; a general history, ancient and modern, of the different empires, kingdoms, and states; and an account of the lives of the most eminent persons in every nation, from the earliest ages down to the present times : compiled from the writings of the best authors, in several languages; the most approved dictionaries, as well of general science as of its particular branches; the transactions, journals, and memoirs, of various learned societies, the Ms. lectures of eminent professors on different sciences; and a variety of original materials, furnished by an extensive correspondence
Title
Encyclopædia, or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature
Title remainder
constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises or systems comprehending the history, theory, and practice, of each, according to the latest discoveries and improvements; and full explanations given of the various detached parts of knowledge, whether relating to natural and artificial objects, or to matters ecclesiastical, civil, military, commercial, &c. including elucidations of the most important topics relative to religion, morals, manners, and the economy of life : together with a description of all the countries, cities, principal mountains, seas, rivers, &c. throughout the world; a general history, ancient and modern, of the different empires, kingdoms, and states; and an account of the lives of the most eminent persons in every nation, from the earliest ages down to the present times : compiled from the writings of the best authors, in several languages; the most approved dictionaries, as well of general science as of its particular branches; the transactions, journals, and memoirs, of various learned societies, the Ms. lectures of eminent professors on different sciences; and a variety of original materials, furnished by an extensive correspondence
Title variation
  • Dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature
  • Encyclopedia
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
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Encyclopædia
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
AE5
LC item number
.E35 1798
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • encyclopedias
Series statement
  • HeinOnline legal classics library
  • George Wythe collection
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Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Target audience
specialized
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Encyclopædia, or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature : constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises or systems comprehending the history, theory, and practice, of each, according to the latest discoveries and improvements; and full explanations given of the various detached parts of knowledge, whether relating to natural and artificial objects, or to matters ecclesiastical, civil, military, commercial, &c. including elucidations of the most important topics relative to religion, morals, manners, and the economy of life : together with a description of all the countries, cities, principal mountains, seas, rivers, &c. throughout the world; a general history, ancient and modern, of the different empires, kingdoms, and states; and an account of the lives of the most eminent persons in every nation, from the earliest ages down to the present times : compiled from the writings of the best authors, in several languages; the most approved dictionaries, as well of general science as of its particular branches; the transactions, journals, and memoirs, of various learned societies, the Ms. lectures of eminent professors on different sciences; and a variety of original materials, furnished by an extensive correspondence
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Note
  • "Illustrated with five hundred and forty-two copperplates."
  • ©2017 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The first American edition, in eighteen volumes, greatly improved
Extent
1 online resource (18 volumes)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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unknown
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Encyclopædia, or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature : constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises or systems comprehending the history, theory, and practice, of each, according to the latest discoveries and improvements; and full explanations given of the various detached parts of knowledge, whether relating to natural and artificial objects, or to matters ecclesiastical, civil, military, commercial, &c. including elucidations of the most important topics relative to religion, morals, manners, and the economy of life : together with a description of all the countries, cities, principal mountains, seas, rivers, &c. throughout the world; a general history, ancient and modern, of the different empires, kingdoms, and states; and an account of the lives of the most eminent persons in every nation, from the earliest ages down to the present times : compiled from the writings of the best authors, in several languages; the most approved dictionaries, as well of general science as of its particular branches; the transactions, journals, and memoirs, of various learned societies, the Ms. lectures of eminent professors on different sciences; and a variety of original materials, furnished by an extensive correspondence
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Illustrated with five hundred and forty-two copperplates."
  • ©2017 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The first American edition, in eighteen volumes, greatly improved
Extent
1 online resource (18 volumes)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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