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Author Gessner, Salomon, 1730-1788.
Title The death of Abel : in five books / attempted from the German of Mr. Gessner.
Publication Info. Bath : Printed by S. Hazard ; London : Vernor and Hood, 1798.
Location Call No. Status
 Rare Books Small  Z-S G3919 D3    IN LIBRARY
Edition A new edition.
Description xv, [16]-246 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 17 cm.
Note Small type ornaments, rules.
Engravings signed by the artist-engraver H. Richter. At foot of 3 plates: Publish'd Decr., 1795 by Vernon & Hood; one plate has Decr. 1, 1795.
Signatures: [A]-Q⁸R³.
Translated by Mary Collyer.
Local Note Library copy rebound, ms. signature above title, dated 1803.
Subject Gessner, Salomon, 1730-1788 -- Translations into English.
Cain (Biblical figure) -- In rabbinical literature.
Cain (Biblical figure) -- In literature.
Genre or Form Engravings -- England -- London. -- 1795.
Type ornaments (Type evidence) -- England -- London -- 1798.
Added Author Collyer, Mary, d. 1763.
Richter, Henry, 1772-1857, artist, engraver.
Hazard, Samuel, d. 1806, printer.
Vernor and Hood, publisher.
Added Title Der Tod Abels. English