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The Resource A biographical dictionary of the living authors of Great Britain and Ireland; : comprising literary memoirs and anecdotes of their lives, and a chronological register of their publications, with the number of editions printed; including notices of some foreign writers whose works have been occasionally published in England., Illustrated by a variety of communications from persons of the first eminence in the world of letters

A biographical dictionary of the living authors of Great Britain and Ireland; : comprising literary memoirs and anecdotes of their lives, and a chronological register of their publications, with the number of editions printed; including notices of some foreign writers whose works have been occasionally published in England., Illustrated by a variety of communications from persons of the first eminence in the world of letters

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A biographical dictionary of the living authors of Great Britain and Ireland; : comprising literary memoirs and anecdotes of their lives, and a chronological register of their publications, with the number of editions printed; including notices of some foreign writers whose works have been occasionally published in England.
Title
A biographical dictionary of the living authors of Great Britain and Ireland;
Title remainder
comprising literary memoirs and anecdotes of their lives, and a chronological register of their publications, with the number of editions printed; including notices of some foreign writers whose works have been occasionally published in England.
Statement of responsibility
Illustrated by a variety of communications from persons of the first eminence in the world of letters
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
928.208
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z2010
LC item number
.B61
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
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  • active 1792-1831
  • 1775-1853
  • 1779-1845
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  • Watkins, John
  • Shoberl, Frederic
  • Upcott, William
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  • English literature
  • Authors, English
  • English literature
  • Authors, Irish
  • Great Britain
  • Ireland
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Label
A biographical dictionary of the living authors of Great Britain and Ireland; : comprising literary memoirs and anecdotes of their lives, and a chronological register of their publications, with the number of editions printed; including notices of some foreign writers whose works have been occasionally published in England., Illustrated by a variety of communications from persons of the first eminence in the world of letters
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Publication
Note
  • "Mr. [Frederic] Shoberl proceeded to assure me, in the presence of his son, that the work was written by [John] Watkins as far as the letter F -- that some dispute with the publisers then arose -- that the materials were thereofore handed over to himself -- and that he completed the work as it now appears."--Bolton Corney, in Notes & queries, 1st ser., v. 11 (1855) p. 34
  • The work is sometimes attributed to William Upcott
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm03562650
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 449 pages
Lccn
02024643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)03562650
Label
A biographical dictionary of the living authors of Great Britain and Ireland; : comprising literary memoirs and anecdotes of their lives, and a chronological register of their publications, with the number of editions printed; including notices of some foreign writers whose works have been occasionally published in England., Illustrated by a variety of communications from persons of the first eminence in the world of letters
Publication
Note
  • "Mr. [Frederic] Shoberl proceeded to assure me, in the presence of his son, that the work was written by [John] Watkins as far as the letter F -- that some dispute with the publisers then arose -- that the materials were thereofore handed over to himself -- and that he completed the work as it now appears."--Bolton Corney, in Notes & queries, 1st ser., v. 11 (1855) p. 34
  • The work is sometimes attributed to William Upcott
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm03562650
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 449 pages
Lccn
02024643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)03562650

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