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Orrery, John Boyle Earl of 1707-1762

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Works: 180 works in 473 publications in 4 languages and 6,264 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Poetry  Periodicals  Archives  Records and correspondence  Drama  Church history  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Inscriber, Translator, Former owner
Classifications: PR3726, B
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Remarks on the life and writings of Dr. Jonathan Swift by John Boyle Orrery ( )
152 editions published between 1751 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 2,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1751, Remarks on the Life and Writings of Dr. Jonathan Swift, by John Boyle, Fifth Earl of Cork and Orrery, was published and immediately became a best-seller. Despite its importance as the earliest biographical account of Swift, it had not been closely studied by scholars except for A.C. Elias Jr., who was the first to ascertain which was the earliest printing of the work as well as Orrery's personal involvement with textual corrections. This volume is based on Elias's pioneering research and editor Joao Froes establishes the best text of the book, which had undergone several editions in London and Ireland, not all of which had been known." "Froes's introduction offers a history of the composition, publication, and contemporary reception of Orrery's book, including a section that presents complete bibliographical descriptions of all the editions, their textual quality, the locations where copies of those editions can be found, their collation, and analyses of the individual editions. Also included is a section that fully describes the copies of the work extensively annotated by Orrery."--Jacket
Remarks on the life and writings of Dr. Jonathan Swift by John Boyle Orrery ( Book )
14 editions published between 1968 and 1974 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first ode of the first book of Horace Inscribed to the Earl of Chesterfield. By John Earl of Orrery by John Boyle Orrery ( )
11 editions published in 1741 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world. By Adam Fitz-Adam ( )
in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Orrery papers by Emily Charlotte Boyle ( Book )
5 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection of selected papers is chiefly correspondence between members of the Boyle family or with outsiders. The writers were the following (or their descendants and relatives): Richard Boyle (1566-1643), first Earl of Cork; Roger Boyle (1621-1679), first Earl of Orrery; and John Boyle (d.1762), fifth Earl of Cork and Orrery. Most of the correspondence was between Boyle individuals (often a father and son), or between a Boyle and friends (such as Alexander Pope or Jonathan Swift). The appendix at the end of v. 2 includes family epitaphs, poetry, notes, etc
The letters of Pliny the Younger by Pliny ( Book )
19 editions published between 1751 and 1752 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poem to the memory of Edmund Sheffield Duke of Buckingham, Duke and Marquess of Normanby, Earl of Mulgrave, and Baron of Butterwick. By John Boyle, Earl of Orrery by John Boyle Orrery ( )
10 editions published between 1741 and 2005 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An answer to Henry Woodward, comedian. With some occasional remarks on the Greek and Roman stage. By the Rt. Hon. the Earl of ******* ( )
6 editions published in 1753 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoirs of the life and writings of Jonathan Swift, D.D. Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin by John Boyle Orrery ( )
7 editions published in 1752 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pyrrha. The fifth ode of the first book of Horace imitated. By John Earl of Orrery by John Boyle Orrery ( )
5 editions published in 1742 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pyrrha: an imitation of the fifth ode of the first book of Horace. By John Earl of Orrery by John Boyle Orrery ( )
3 editions published in 1741 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poem, sacred to the memory of Edmund Sheffield Duke of Buckingham, Duke and Marquis of Normanby ... By John Boyle by John Boyle Orrery ( )
1 edition published in 1737 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoirs of Robert Cary, earl of Monmouth by Robert Carey Monmouth ( Book )
3 editions published between 1905 and 1907 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters from Italy in the years 1754 and 1755 by John Boyle Orrery ( )
16 editions published between 1773 and 2005 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reisebeschreibung, Großbritannien u. Italien, 18. Jahrhundert
The works of David Mallet esq by David Mallet ( Book )
1 edition published in 1759 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Greek theatre of Father Brumoy by Pierre Brumoy ( Book )
2 editions published in 1759 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Translations of plays by Aeschylus, Aristophanes, Euripides, Seneca, and Sophocles, analyzed and compared with plays by Racine, Corneille, and Rotrou on similar subjects
Notitia monastica, or, A short history of the religious houses in England and Wales by Thomas Tanner by Thomas Tanner ( Book )
2 editions published in 1695 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Boyle, John 1707-1762
Boyle, John 1707-1762 5th Earl of Cork
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Languages
English (284)
French (15)
Latin (6)
German (4)
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