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The Resource Historical collections, : being a general collection of interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, &c., relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts, with geographical descriptions, by John Warner Barber ; illustrated by 200 engravings

Historical collections, : being a general collection of interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, &c., relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts, with geographical descriptions, by John Warner Barber ; illustrated by 200 engravings

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Historical collections, : being a general collection of interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, &c., relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts, with geographical descriptions
Title
Historical collections,
Title remainder
being a general collection of interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, &c., relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts, with geographical descriptions
Statement of responsibility
by John Warner Barber ; illustrated by 200 engravings
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
RBN
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • statistics
Label
Historical collections, : being a general collection of interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, &c., relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts, with geographical descriptions, by John Warner Barber ; illustrated by 200 engravings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 1839
  • "Stereotyped at the New England Type and Stereotype Foundry--Geo. A. and J. Curtis, Boston. Worcester: Printed by M. Spooner and H.J. Howland."--Verso of t.p
  • "Census and list of towns in Massachusetts, (As taken by the U.S. Marshal in 1840,) ...": p. [628]-632
  • Illustrations: Hand-colored engr. map of Massachusetts on folding plate ("Worcester. Published by Dorr, Howland & Co. 1840"); 16 wood-engr. plates drawn by Barber, engr. by S.E. Brown, J. Downes, and E.L. Barber; 2 steel-engr. plates (incl. frontisp.) drawn by Barber, one engr. by Barber and A. Willard, the other anonymously; numerous wood-engr. vignettes in text
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
1149900
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, [9]-632 p., [19] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Other physical details
ill., col. map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1149900
  • (OCoLC)ocm26879587
Label
Historical collections, : being a general collection of interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, &c., relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts, with geographical descriptions, by John Warner Barber ; illustrated by 200 engravings
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 1839
  • "Stereotyped at the New England Type and Stereotype Foundry--Geo. A. and J. Curtis, Boston. Worcester: Printed by M. Spooner and H.J. Howland."--Verso of t.p
  • "Census and list of towns in Massachusetts, (As taken by the U.S. Marshal in 1840,) ...": p. [628]-632
  • Illustrations: Hand-colored engr. map of Massachusetts on folding plate ("Worcester. Published by Dorr, Howland & Co. 1840"); 16 wood-engr. plates drawn by Barber, engr. by S.E. Brown, J. Downes, and E.L. Barber; 2 steel-engr. plates (incl. frontisp.) drawn by Barber, one engr. by Barber and A. Willard, the other anonymously; numerous wood-engr. vignettes in text
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
1149900
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, [9]-632 p., [19] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Other physical details
ill., col. map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1149900
  • (OCoLC)ocm26879587

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