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The Resource The library of American biography., Conducted by Jared Sparks

The library of American biography., Conducted by Jared Sparks

Label
The library of American biography.
Title
The library of American biography.
Statement of responsibility
Conducted by Jared Sparks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1789-1866
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sparks, Jared
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
United States
Label
The library of American biography., Conducted by Jared Sparks
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Some vols. have on spine: American biography
  • Vols. 11-25, published by C.C. Little and J. Brown, Boston, also numbered as v. 1-15, Second series
  • Vol. 2 lacks general t.p. Vols. 4-22 and 24-25 have 2 general t.p. (1 engr.). Vols. 11-22 and 24-25 have 3d general t.p. with vol. numbering as 1-15, Second series. Vol. 23 has 2 general t.p. (1 engr. and 1 with numbering as v. 13, Second series). All vols. also have special t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ser. 1, v. 1. Lives of John Stark, Charles Brockden Brown, Richard Montgomery, and Ethan Allen -- Ser. 1, v. 2. Lives of Alexander Wilson and Captain John Smith -- Ser. 1, v. 3. The life and treason of Benedict Arnold -- Ser. 1, v. 4. Lives of Anthony Wayne and Sir Henry Vane -- Ser. 1, v. 5. Life of John Eliot, the apostle to the Indians -- Ser. 1, v. 6. Lives of William Pinkney, William Ellery and Cotton Mather -- Ser. 1, v. 7. Lives of Sir William Phips, Israel Putnam, Lucretia Maria Davidson, and David Rittenhouse -- Ser. 1, v. 8. Lives of Jonathan Edwards and David Brainerd -- Ser. 1, v. 9. Lives of Baron Steuben, Sebastian Cabot, and William Eaton -- Ser. 1, v. 10. Lives of Robert Fulton, Joseph Warren, Henry Hudson, and Father Marquette
  • Ser. 2, v. 1. Lives of Robert Cavelier de la Salle and Patrick Henry -- Ser. 2, v. 2. Lives of James Otis and James Oglethorpe -- Ser. 2, v. 3. Lives of John Sullivan, Jacob Leisler, Nathaniel Bacon, and John Mason -- Ser. 2, v. 4. Lives of Roger Williams, Timothy Dwight, and Count Pulaski -- Ser. 2, v. 5. Lives of Count Rumford, Zebulon Montgomery Pike, and Samuel Gorton -- Ser. 2, v. 6. Lives of Ezra Stiles, John Fitch, and Anne Hutchinson -- Ser. 2, v. 7. Lives of John Ribault, Sebastian Rale, and William Palfrey -- Ser. 2, v. 8. Lives of Charles Lee and Joseph Reed -- Ser. 2, v. 9. Lives of Leonard Calvert, Samuel Ward, and Thomas Posey -- Ser. 2, v. 10. Life of Nathanael Greene, Major-General in the Army of the Revolution -- Ser. 2, v. 11. Life of Stephen Decatur, a Commodor in the Navy of the United States -- Ser. 2, v. 12. Lives of Edward Preble and William Penn -- Ser. 2, v. 13. Lives of Daniel Boone and Benjamin Lincoln -- Ser. 2, v. 14. Life of John Ledyard, the American traveller -- Ser. 2, v. 15. Lives of William Richardson Davie and Samuel Kirkland
Control code
17199857
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
25 volumes
Lccn
06005623 //r81
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The library of American biography., Conducted by Jared Sparks
Publication
Note
  • Some vols. have on spine: American biography
  • Vols. 11-25, published by C.C. Little and J. Brown, Boston, also numbered as v. 1-15, Second series
  • Vol. 2 lacks general t.p. Vols. 4-22 and 24-25 have 2 general t.p. (1 engr.). Vols. 11-22 and 24-25 have 3d general t.p. with vol. numbering as 1-15, Second series. Vol. 23 has 2 general t.p. (1 engr. and 1 with numbering as v. 13, Second series). All vols. also have special t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ser. 1, v. 1. Lives of John Stark, Charles Brockden Brown, Richard Montgomery, and Ethan Allen -- Ser. 1, v. 2. Lives of Alexander Wilson and Captain John Smith -- Ser. 1, v. 3. The life and treason of Benedict Arnold -- Ser. 1, v. 4. Lives of Anthony Wayne and Sir Henry Vane -- Ser. 1, v. 5. Life of John Eliot, the apostle to the Indians -- Ser. 1, v. 6. Lives of William Pinkney, William Ellery and Cotton Mather -- Ser. 1, v. 7. Lives of Sir William Phips, Israel Putnam, Lucretia Maria Davidson, and David Rittenhouse -- Ser. 1, v. 8. Lives of Jonathan Edwards and David Brainerd -- Ser. 1, v. 9. Lives of Baron Steuben, Sebastian Cabot, and William Eaton -- Ser. 1, v. 10. Lives of Robert Fulton, Joseph Warren, Henry Hudson, and Father Marquette
  • Ser. 2, v. 1. Lives of Robert Cavelier de la Salle and Patrick Henry -- Ser. 2, v. 2. Lives of James Otis and James Oglethorpe -- Ser. 2, v. 3. Lives of John Sullivan, Jacob Leisler, Nathaniel Bacon, and John Mason -- Ser. 2, v. 4. Lives of Roger Williams, Timothy Dwight, and Count Pulaski -- Ser. 2, v. 5. Lives of Count Rumford, Zebulon Montgomery Pike, and Samuel Gorton -- Ser. 2, v. 6. Lives of Ezra Stiles, John Fitch, and Anne Hutchinson -- Ser. 2, v. 7. Lives of John Ribault, Sebastian Rale, and William Palfrey -- Ser. 2, v. 8. Lives of Charles Lee and Joseph Reed -- Ser. 2, v. 9. Lives of Leonard Calvert, Samuel Ward, and Thomas Posey -- Ser. 2, v. 10. Life of Nathanael Greene, Major-General in the Army of the Revolution -- Ser. 2, v. 11. Life of Stephen Decatur, a Commodor in the Navy of the United States -- Ser. 2, v. 12. Lives of Edward Preble and William Penn -- Ser. 2, v. 13. Lives of Daniel Boone and Benjamin Lincoln -- Ser. 2, v. 14. Life of John Ledyard, the American traveller -- Ser. 2, v. 15. Lives of William Richardson Davie and Samuel Kirkland
Control code
17199857
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
25 volumes
Lccn
06005623 //r81
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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