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Humphreys, David 1689-1740

Overview
Works: 24 works in 114 publications in 1 language and 1,661 library holdings
Genres: History  Controversial literature  Sources  Records and correspondence  Church history 
Roles: Author, Translator
Classifications: BV2500.A6, 266.37
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Most widely held works by David Humphreys
An historical account of the incorporated Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts by David Humphreys ( Book )
9 editions published between 1730 and 1969 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antiquity explained and represented in sculptures : London, 1721-1722 by Bernard de Montfaucon ( Book )
in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The supplement to Antiquity explained by Bernard de Montfaucon ( Book )
7 editions published in 1725 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the endeavours used by the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts, to instruct the Negroe slaves in New York by David Humphreys ( )
2 editions published between 1730 and 1768 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of missionaries, sent to South Carolina. The places to which they were appointed, their labours and success, &c by David Humphreys ( )
2 editions published in 1836 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters, series C [1635-1812] Introd. by Belle Pridmore by Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts (Great Britain) ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Missionaries sent to North Carolina by David Humphreys ( Book )
1 edition published in 1852 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers by Francis Nicholson ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection contains letters, 1696-1724, written to Francis Nicholson as governor of Maryland and South Carolina by the Bishop of London (Henry Compton) regarding three Anglican ministers and citing the example of Virginia [College of William and Mary?] in advising him about his school in Maryland (King William's School, later St. John's University, Annapolis); by the Archbishop of Canterbury (William Wake) advising him not to return to England to answer imputations; by Walter Cary concerning court politics, [Sir Robert?] Walpole, and the death of Sir Charles Cook; by Peter H discussing French events; by Jackson concerning the loss of a ship; by Elloys Knight, recounting a journey; by E[lizabeth] Sa[vage] concerning plots against King William III and mentioning [William] Pen[n] as an enemy of Nicholson; and by an unidentified person detailing a conspiracy against the king by trying to affect the election of sheriffs of London and Middlesex
 
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English (110)