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The annals of Europe : for the year.

Other author/creatorGordon, George (Historian), editor.
Other author/creatorAstley, Thomas, -1759, publisher.
Format Electronic, Book, and Journal
Publication InfoLondon [England] : printed for George Hawkins at Milton's Head between the two Temple-Gates, Fleet-Street, MDCCXL.-MDCCXLV. [1740-1745]
Description6 volumes ; 22 cm (8⁰)
Supplemental Content Full text online
Variant title Annals of Europe
Running title Annals of Europe
General noteEditor and compiler: George Gordon.
General note"Published annually, as soon as possible after the expiration of the preceding year."
General noteImprints include year of publication in roman.
General noteRunning title verso: The occasional paper.
General noteImprints vary; volumes for 1742-1743 read in part, "printed for T. Astley, at the Rose ... and George Hawkins ..."
General note1739 is divided into two vols.: vol. I. for British affairs; vol. II. for foreign affairs. One volume each is devoted to subsequent years.
General noteIncludes tables of government officials, financial affairs, lists of marriages, births and deaths "of eminent persons", political and ecclesiastical preferments, bills of mortality, stock and commodity prices, new books published. With essays, reports, and government documents on all public events of importance.
General noteReproduction of original from the British Library.
References NCBEL, II:1313
References Crane & Kaye, 12
References English Short Title Catalog, ESTCP6219.
Special numberingVolumes after 1739 unnumbered.
Reproduction noteJoyner- Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements
Indexes Subjects in each volume, classified as I. British, II. Foreign. In 1741 there were three classifications: British, foreign, and pamphlets.
Genre/formPeriodicals 18th century England.

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