Name History
Description

A composition, memoir, or anecdote, or record of a place, event, or individual. Works in this category are often derived from the genre designation on the title page.

Title List

Displaying 25 titles of 55 total.

ID Title Author Firms (City) Date Edition
13707 A comparative view of the social life in England and France, From the Restoration of Charles the second, to the French Revolution. By the editor of Madame du Deffand's Letters. Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green (London)
1828
7424 A description of a set of prints of ancient history; contained in a set of easy lessons. By Mrs. Trimmer. In two parts. - Part II. Trimmer, Sarah
1795
7476 A description of a set of prints of English history; contained in a set of easy lessons. By Mrs. Trimmer. In two parts. ... Trimmer, Sarah
1799
7463 A description of a set of prints of Scripture history: contained in a set of easy lessons. By Mrs. Trimmer. Trimmer, Sarah
1787 2
896 A Historical Relation of the Plague at Marseilles in the year 1720 Bertrand, Jean-Baptiste
Joseph Mawman [Poultry] (London)
1805
928 A History of the Fall of the Roman Empire. Comprising a view of the invasion and settlement of the barbarians de Sismondi, Jean-Charles-Léonard Simonde
Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green and Longman (London)
1834
2593 A narrative of the loss of the Catharine, Venus, and Piedmont transports, and the Thomas, Golden Grove, and Æolus merchant ships, near Weymouth, on Wednesday the 18th of November last. Drawn up from information taken on the spot, by Charlotte Smith, and published for the benefit of an unfortunate survivor from one of the wrecks, and her infant child. Smith, Charlotte Turner
1796
12757 A New History of England, by Question and Answer, Extracted from the Most Celebrated English Historians, particularly M. Rapin de Thoyras, by the author of the Roman History by Question and Answer. The Twenty-Third Edition corrected, and brought down to the present time. Lockman, John
Thomas Cadell [London] (London)
Thomas Norton Longman (London)
George, George, and John Robinson (London)
Charles Dilly (London)
Robert Baldwin I (London)
William Bent [55 Paternoster] (London)
William Richardson (London)
James Scatcherd (London)
Elizabeth Newbery (London)
Francis and Charles Rivington (London)
Bedwell Law and Son (London)
George and Thomas Wilkie (London)
William Lowndes [76 Fleet Street] (London)
William Goldsmith [Warwick] (London)
1794 23
13141 A New History of England, by Question and Answer, Extracted from the Most Celebrated English Historians, particularly M. Rapin de Thoyras, For the Instruction and Entertainment of our Youth of Both Sexes. By the author of the Roman History by Question and Answer. The Twenty-First Edition corrected, and brought down to the present time. Adorned with Thirty-two Copper-Plates, representing the most remarkable Occurrences, and the Heads of all the Kings and Queens. Lockman, John
John Rivington and Sons [or J. F. and C. Rivington] (London)
George Robinson [ii] (London)
Thomas Cadell [London] (London)
James Scatcherd and J. Whitaker (London)
Charles Dilly (London)
Robert Baldwin I (London)
Thomas Carnan (London)
Elizabeth Newbery (London)
Thomas Longman, jun. (London)
William Goldsmith [Paternoster Row] (London)
George and Thomas Wilkie (London)
James Buckland [57 Paternoster, 1767–89] (London)
Alexander Strahan (London)
1787 21
6670 A review of the reigns of George I. & II. Dedicated, by permission, to the Countess of Marchmont. In two volumes. By a lady. Askew, Miss
1792
399 A Short History of Spain. By Maria Callcott. Callcott, Maria
John Murray II [Albemarle] (London)
1828 1
5195 A sketch of universal history, from the earliest times, to the year 1763; distinctly divided into ages and periods, For The Assistance Of The Memory. By a lady. Unknown,
1786
13407 An essay towards a general history of feudal property in Great Britain, under the following heads, I. History of the introduction of the feudal system into Great-Britain. II. History of Tenures. III. History of the alienation of land property. IV. History of entails. V. History of the laws of succession or descent. VI. History of the forms of conveyance. VII. History of jurisdictions, an the forms of procedure in courts. VIII. History of the constitution of parliament. By John Dalrymple, Esq, The fourth edition. Dalrymple, John
Sarah Cotter (later Stringer) [Skinner Row] (Dublin)
1759 4
2793 An historical essay on the ambition and conquests of France, with some remarks on the French revolution. Containing 1.-Sketch of general history previous to the Frech revolution; 2.-Remarks on the French revolution from 1789 to 1791; 3.-Abridgement of the history of the revolution from 1791 to 1796. Campbell, Amabel Hume
John Debrett [179 Piccadilly] (London)
1797
5032 Anecdotes du quatorsieme siecle, pour servir à l'histoire des femmes illustres de ce tems. Par Mme Le Prince de Beaumont. Leprince de Beaumont, Jeanne-Marie
1759
3908 Considerations historiques & politiques sur les impots des Egyptiens, des Babyloniens, des Perses, des Grecs, des Romains, & sur les différentes situations de la France par rapport aux finances depuis l'établissement des Francs dans la Gaule jusqu' à présent; Ou memoires pour servir à l'histoire générale des finances. Par M. D'Eon de Beaumont, chevalier de l'ordre royal & militaire de St. Louis, capitaine de Dragons, censeur royal, ancien Aide-de-Camp de M M.le Maréchal Duc & Comte de Broglio & ministre plénipotentiaire de France auprés du roi de la Grande-Bretagne. d'Éon de Beaumont, Charles Geneviève Louis Auguste André Timothée
James Dixwell (London)
1764
14346 Cornelius Nepos de vitis excellentium imperatorum. Interpretatione & Notis illustravit Nicolaus Courtin, Humanitatis Professor in Universitate Paris. Jussu Christianissimi Regis, in usum serenissimi delphini. Editio decima-tertia, prioribus multo emendatior. Nepos, Cornelius
Francis, Charles and John Rivington (London)
Thomas Longman, jun. (London)
Bedwell Law [13 Ave Maria Lane, 1767-1790, 1794-1795] (London)
Robert Baldwin I (London)
George, George, John and James Robinson (London)
1791 Editio decima-tertia, prioribus multò emendatior.
13043 De L'Allemagne. Par Mme la Baronne de Staël Holstein. Seconde Édition. de Staël von Holstein, Anne Louise Germaine
John Murray II [Albemarle] (London)
1813 2
801 Derry, A Tale of the Revolution. By Charlotte Elizabeth, Authoress of Osric, the Rockite, the System, &c. &c. Tonna, Charlotte Elizabeth (Browne) Phelan
James Nisbet [Berners Street] (London)
1833
5000 Education complete ou abregé de l'histoire universelle, melée de géographie, de chronologie. A l'usage de la famille royale de S.A.R. la Princesse de Galles. Par Mme le P. de Beaumont. Leprince de Beaumont, Jeanne-Marie
John Nourse (London)
1753
5030 Education complette, ou Abrégé de l'histoire ancienne, mele de geographie et de chronologie. A l'usage de la famille royale de feu S.A.R. la Princesse de Galles. Par Mme. Le P. de Beaumont. ... Leprince de Beaumont, Jeanne-Marie
1796 New
727 Essays on the Superstitions of the Highlanders of Scotland: To Which are Added, Translations from the Gaelic, and Letters Connected With Those Formerly Published. In two volumes. By the author of "Letters from the Mountains." Grant, Anne
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green (London)
1811 1
417 Female Biography; or, Memoirs of Illustrious and Celebrated Women, of All Ages and Countries. Alphabetically Arranged. By Mary Hays. In six volumes. Hays, Mary
Richard Phillips [St. Paul's Churchyard] (London)
1803 1
6739 Historical anecdotes of heraldry and chivalry, tending to shew the origin of many English and foreign coats of arms, circumstances and customs. Dobson, Susannah
George, George, and John Robinson (London)
James Robson (London)
1795
7032 Historical anecdotes of heraldry and chivalry, tending to shew the origin of many English and foreign coats of arms, circumstances and customs. Illustrated with engravings. Dobson, Susannah
James Barker and Son (London)
Benjamin Uphill (London)
1795