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An introduction to the knowledge of medals By the late Rev. David Jennings, D.D. by David Jennings

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Published by printed by Sarah Baskerville; and sold by Joseph Johnson [London] in Birmingham .
Written in English


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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 5636, no. 18.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],59,[3]p.
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16880751M

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A scarce pamphlet printed by Baskerville, the text described by Pinkerton in his near-contemporary Essay on Medals as ‘sent into the breathing world, not half made up, by some officious friend. It’s [sic] innumerable blunders and holy verbosity, stamp it the most childish work which ever appeared in any science whatever’ (p. xii). Greek is the other Learned Tongue used most universally for Medals; the Romans having always a Respect for it, and glorying in the Understanding, and speaking it well. Wherefore they were not diipleased,hat not only the£/feni Cities,but even all cithers, where there lived any' Number, of Greeks, fhoil'd preserve their Larrgudge upon their : Louis Jobert. Get this from a library! An introduction to the knowledge of medals.: By the late Rev. David Jennings, D.D.. [David Jennings]. An introduction to the knowledge of medals: By the late Rev. David Jennings, D.D.

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