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NICOLSON, W[illiam].
The English, Scotch and Irish Historical Libraries. Giving a short VIEW and Character Of MOST of our Historians, Either In PRINT or MANUSCRIPT. With An Account of our Records, Law-Books, Coins, and other Matters, serviceable to the Undertakers of a General History of ENGLAND.

To which is added, A LETTER to the REVEREND WHITE KENNET, D. D. in Defence of the English Historical Library, &c.

pp. xviii, 272, 18 Letter, xviii, (ii), 148, xvi, 118. Contemporary calf, boards rubbed and scuffed, spine worn at ends and edges and corners, spine label lacking, the title with an old tear without loss and laid down, text very good.

*ESTC T60243 - the first collected edition and the third edition of the English section; the Scottish and Irish sections have separate title-pages and pagination.

For G. Strahan, at the Golden Ball in Cornhill, and others. London.

Date Published: 1736. Third edition, corrected and augmented. Folio.

Stock No. 61981

Price: 265.00