Meditations and contemplations
in two volumes. Containing. Vol. I. Meditations among the tombs. Reflections on a flower-garden; and, A descant upon creation. Vol. II. Contemplations on the night. Contemplations on the starry heavens; and, A winter-piece.
The eighth edition.
By James Hervey, A.B. late of Lincoln-College, Oxford. ; Volume I[-II]
America: Boston: Printed for, and sold by Martha Leverett, in Cornhill
Written in English.
Vol. 1 dedicated to Miss R.T.; v. 2 dedicated to Paul Orchard.
Edition statement transposed; precedes "Volume I." on title page.
Reissue of the sheets of the 1750 edition printed by Daniel Fowle and Daniel Gookin (Evans 6516), gathering A only having been reset.
Vol. 2 has imprint: Boston: New-England, Printed and sold by Daniel Fowle in Queen Street, and by Daniel Gookin in Marlborough-Street. 1750.
Signatures: A-N⁸ O⁴ ²A-N⁸ ²O⁴.
Vol. 1 contains poems addressed to Hervey by Moses Browne, John Duick and "a physician."
Booksellers' advertisements, v. 2, p. [199-200]
Shipton & Mooney 43471.
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 43471)
|Series||Early American imprints -- no. 43471.|
The Physical Object
|Pagination||xiv, , 200, xiv, , 198,  p.|
|Number of pages||200|
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|August 9, 2012||Edited by VacuumBot||Updated format '[microform] :' to 'Microform'; cleaned up pagination; Removed author from Edition (author found in Work)|
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|September 30, 2008||Created by ImportBot||Initial record created, from Oregon Libraries MARC record.|