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The historical register : containing an impartial relation of all transactions, foreign and domestick : publish'd at the expense of the Sun Fire-Office.

The historical register : containing an impartial relation of all transactions, foreign and domestick : publish'd at the expense of the Sun Fire-Office.

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Historical register (London, England : Annual).
Date: 1717-[1739]
Publisher: Printed, and sold by H. Meere in Black Fryers,
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Imprint varies; later volumes list H. M. as printer; T . Norris, J . Brooke, R . Gosling, J. MacEuen, E. Nutt, D. Browne, C. King as booksellers; and C. Meere, R. Nutt, S. Nevill as printer-booksellers.
On title page: Publish'd at the expence of the Sun Fire-Office.
Pagination is continuous for each volume.
Description based on: Volume I (For the year 1716); title from title page.
Issued and sold by the Sun Fire-office.
Each volume indexed.
The Chronological register (v. 2-3) and Chronological diary (v. 4-23), issued with the Historical register beginning with v. 2 (1717), have separate title pages and pagination; not listed on title page until v. 3.
Collects the quarterly isues; quarterly issues called [number I]-number XCII.
BEIN 2004 S10: House of Commons Library bookplate and stamped binding: 16, 21-23.
BEIN 2004 S10: Sun Fire-Office copy with bookplate of William Gibson. Presentation inscription dated April, 1868, from G.W. Noonan, former director of Sun Fire-Office, to his son, Frederick Heining, the new director. Extensive ms. notes, perhaps in Noonan's hand, and ms. tables of contents: 1-15, 17-20
BEIN 2004 S10: Volume 21 is labeled as volume 23.
Physical Description:
23 v. ; 19-20 cm. (4⁰)
Annual (Collected issues)
Volume I (for the year 1716)-volume XXIII (for the year 1738).
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Object ID: 11008517
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