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A tale of a tub. Written for the universal improvement of mankind. To which is added, An account of a battel, between the ancient and modern books in St. James' Library.

A tale of a tub. Written for the universal improvement of mankind. To which is added, An account of a battel, between the ancient and modern books in St. James' Library.

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The battle of the books.
Creator: Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745 Wotton, William, 1666-1727 Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745. Battle of the books Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745. Discourse concerning the mechanical operation of the spirit
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Date: 1710.
Publisher: Printed for John Nutt, near Stationers-Hall,
Edition: The 5th edition; with the author's apology and explanatory notes. By W. W--tt--n, B.D. and others.
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Description:
"A full and true account of the battel" p. [243]-299, and "A discourse concerning the mechanical operation of the spirit," p. [301]-344, have individual title pages.
The explanatory notes are by William Wotton.
Imperfect: plate opposite p. 133 wanting.
Physical Description:
16 p.l., 344 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 20 cm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 10034670
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