Best Books of the 18th Century ( books)To vote on existing books from the list, beside each book there is a link vote for this book clicking it will add that book to your votes. To vote on books not in the list or books you couldn't find in the list, you can click on the tab add books to this list and then choose from your books, or simply search. Discover new books on Goodreads. Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. The best books published during the 18th century January 1st, through December 31st
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He was the author of the monumental Istoria della Compagnia di Gesu - in 6 folio volumes, Della vita e dell'istituto di S? Samuel Taylor Coleridge! Even Balthasar Moretus contributes an epigram in honor of the deceased. Camilla by Frances Burney cehtury.The image below right shows Grub Street. TO Part II. The secrets of success: microinventions and bookselling in the seventeenth-century Netherlands. Ultimately he became a publisher.
Florence: Printed for G. Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift 3. Houghton Mifflin. Contemporary vellum with yapp edges, spine with early inked title; spine lettering rubbed.
Click the image to enlarge it. London: for A? Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Church-history of the government of bishops and their councils abbreviated.
Aug 21,  pages. Some very minor foxing. The authors shared copies from the paltry print run between themselves and sent out copies to their friends. First edition 23cm; viii, AM.
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Lilly, William. Christian astrology modestly treated of in three books. The first containing the use of an ephemeris, the erecting of a scheam of heaven; nature of the twelve signs of the zodiack, of the planets; with a most easie introduction to the whole art of astrology. The second, by a most methodicall way, instructeth the student how to judge or resolve all manner of questions contingent unto man, viz. The third, containes an exact method, whereby to judge upon nativities; severall wayes how to rectifie them; how to judge the generall fate of the native by the twelve houses of Heaven, according to the naturall influence of the stars
Jun 30, PM. Immanuel Kant. Londini: Prostant apud Jo. Intermittent 17th-century inked marginalia cross-referencing pages, adding significant information! Pierre Choderlos de Laclos.
Paris: Paris, Baudouin, an IX . Half titles present. Bound in contemporary half heep over marbled paper-covered boards. Red and green labels on spine. Few contemporary annotations in margins in ink. Rubbed at edges, but clean, sound and entire. Not found in bibliographies of Americana, yet text includes extensive comment on the American War of Independence and on the Compagnie des Indes.
He began as a printer! During the 18th century, the roles began to shift again. The Monk by Matthew Lewis 3. Rights of Man by Thomas Paine 4.
Basileae: Impensis Joannis Regis, in a copy priced to reflect its history of use and its mishaps more than its allure, PM? Jul 07. The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole 3.