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A brief retrospect of the eighteenth century.

Miller, Samuel

A brief retrospect of the eighteenth century.

in two volumes : containing a sketch of the revolutions and improvements in science, arts, and literature, during that period

by Miller, Samuel

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Published by Printed by T. and J. Swords in New-York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- History.,
  • Literature, Modern -- 18th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Art, Modern -- History -- 17th-18th centuries.,
  • Eighteenth century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Samuel Miller.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 4654.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17707998M

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