WorldCat Identities

J., F., and C. Rivington (Firm)

Overview
Works: 229 works in 279 publications in 1 language and 1,434 library holdings
Genres: Epistolary fiction  Fiction  Novels  History  Periodicals  Abridgments  Biography  Juvenile works  Portraits  Genealogy 
Roles: Book producer, Bookseller, Printer, Publisher
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by F., and C. Rivington (Firm) J.
The lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, esq by Richard Steele( )

2 editions published in 1786 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic works of Colley Cibber, Esq. in five volumes by Colley Cibber( Book )

2 editions published in 1777 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D by John Hawkins( Book )

1 edition published in 1787 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This the first and only scholarly edition of Sir John Hawkins's Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D., a work that has not been widely available in complete form for more than two hundred years. Published in 1787, some four years before James Boswell's biography of Johnson, Hawkins's Life complements, clarifies, and often corrects numerous aspects of Boswell's Life. --from publisher's description
Memoirs of Maximilian de Bethune, Duke of Sully, prime minister to Henry the Great : containing the history of the life and reign of that monarch, and his own administration under him by Pierre-Mathurin de L'Ecluse des Loges( Book )

3 editions published in 1778 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Henry Fielding, esq; with the life of the author by Henry Fielding( Book )

1 edition published in 1783 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the Rev. Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's by Thomas Sheridan( Book )

1 edition published in 1787 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chrysal, or, The adventures of a guinea : wherein are exhibited views of several striking scenes, with curious and interesting anecdotes, of the most noted persons in every rank of life, whose hands it passed through, in America, England, Holland, Germany and Portugal by Charles Johnstone( Book )

1 edition published in 1783 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thinly-veiled chronicle of contemporary scandals in political high life, ca. 1757-1763. Touches on the Sackville affair, Byng's execution, half-price riots at Drury Lane, the "Essay on woman", the Hellfire Club, etc. v. 1-2 issued in 1760; expanded in 2nd and 3rd editions; v. 3-4 continued the enlargement and were intended to accompany 4th and later eds. of v. 1-2
The history of Sir Charles Grandison by Samuel Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1781 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Charles Grandison / Samuel Richardson
The Modern part of an universal history : from the earliest accounts to the present time( Book )

in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aboriginal Britons : a prize poem, spoken in the theatre at Oxford, July VIII. MDCCXCI by George Richards( Book )

1 edition published in 1791 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The siege of Damascus : a tragedy by John Hughes( Book )

2 editions published in 1777 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems on several occasions by Elizabeth Carter( Book )

1 edition published in 1776 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Francis Bacon by Francis Bacon( Book )

1 edition published in 1819 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rambler by Samuel Johnson( Book )

1 edition published in 1789 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityF., C. and J. Rivington (Firm)

J. Rivington and Sons

John, Francis, and Charles Rivington (Firm)

Messrs. Rivington

Rivington (Firm)

Languages
English (31)