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Author Vertot, abbé de, 1655-1735.
Title The history of the revolutions that happened in the government of the Roman Republic / translated from the French of Mons. L'Abbe de Vertot by Mr. Ozell ; To which is prefixed, a translation of a memorial sent from London by the late Earl Stanhope to the Abbot de Vertot at Paris; containing divers questions relating to the constitution of the Roman Senate. With the abbot's answer.
Publication Info. Edinburgh : Printed by Alexander Donaldson, (according to Act of Parliament), and sold at his shops, the Corner of Arundel-Street, Strand, London, and at Edinburgh, MDCCLXXI. [1771]
Location Call No. Status
 Rare Books Medium  Z-M V5685 H4  v.1    IN LIBRARY
 Rare Books Medium  Z-M V5685 H4  v.2    IN LIBRARY
Edition The fourth edition.
Description 2 v. ; 18 cm. (12⁰)
Note Pagination, v. 1: [4], xxxv, [1], 362 p.; v. 2: [2], 430 p.
Signatures, v. 1: [a]² b-2G⁶ 2H² (-2H2); v. 2: pi1 A-2N⁶ (-2N6).
Index: p. [405]-430, v. 2.
Type ornaments as head-bands.
Indexed In: ESTC N7961
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note Library set in contemporary binding; crudely rebacked with adhesive tape. Ex-libris by P.R. Maverick on front paste-downs, with numerals 2316 and 2317 at upper left, v. 1-2 respectively. The Notice by Trustees pasted on ex-libris, v. 1. Inscriptions in black ink on back paste-down, v. 1; and front binder's blank recto, v. 2, on back binder's blank verso: Sept. 4th 1795 / until the 10th [possibly a circulation record?]. Listed in 1789 catalogue, p. 72, 8⁰ (error); in 1793 catalogue, p. 81, No. 2316, 12⁰, as Vertot's revolutions of Rome; and in the First ledger: Vertot's Rome. ZNS
Subject Vertot, abbé de, 1655-1735 -- Translations into English -- Early works to 1800.
Rome -- Constitutional history -- Early works to 1800.
Rome -- History -- Republic, 510-30 B.C. -- Early works to 1800.
Genre or Form Inscriptions (Provenance) -- United States -- 18th century. ZNS
Type ornaments (Printing) -- United States -- 18th century.
Added Author Donaldson, Alexander, d. 1794, printer, bookseller.
Ozell, Mr. (John), d. 1743, translator.
New York Society Library. Catalog. 1792. ZNS
New York Society Library. Catalog. 1793. ZNS
Maverick, P. R. (Peter Rushton), 1755-1811, engraver. ZNS
New York Society Library. Bookplates. 1789. No. 2. ZNS
New York Society Library. Trustees. Notice. ZNS
New York Society Library. Charging ledger. 1789-1792. ZNS
City Readers: Digital Historic Collections (New York Society Library)
Added Title Histoire des révolutions arrivées dans le gouvernement de la république romaine. English