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Eighteenth century collections online

Catalog Data

Author:
Gale (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Sources
Imprints
Early works to 1800
Electronic books
Electronic reference sources
Online databases
Place:
Great Britain
United States
Date:
2003
18th century
Notes:
Elecresource
Purchased from the Margaret Henry Dabney Penick Resident Scholar Fund.
Summary:
A comprehensive digital edition of The Eighteenth Century microfilm set, which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language title printed in the United Kingdom, along with thousands of important works from the Americas, between 1701 and 1800. Consists of books, pamphlets, broadsides, ephemera. Subject categories include history and geography; fine arts and social sciences; medicine, science, and technology; literature and language; religion and philosophy; law; general reference. Also included are significant collections of women writers of the eighteenth century, collections on the French Revolution, and numerous eighteenth-century editions of the works of Shakespeare. Where they add scholarly value or contain important differences, multiple editions of each individual work are offered.
Topic:
English literature  Search this
Enlightenment  Search this
Civilization  Search this
History  Search this
Restrictions & Rights:
Access limited to subscribing institutions.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1033752