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J. and R. Tonson

Overview
Works: 108 works in 169 publications in 2 languages and 3,059 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Epic poetry  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Portraits  Manuscripts  History 
Roles: Bookseller, Printer, Publisher
Classifications: PR3560, 821.1
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Most widely held works about J. and R. Tonson
 
Most widely held works by J. and R. Tonson
Paradise lost A poem in twelve books. The author John Milton by John Milton( Book )
2 editions published between 1758 and 1759 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Mr. Thomas Otway in three volumes. Consisting of his plays, poems, and letters by Thomas Otway( )
2 editions published in 1757 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Mr. William Congreve In three volumes. Consisting of his plays and poems by William Congreve( Book )
2 editions published between 1753 and 1761 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paradise lost by John Milton( Book )
4 editions published between 1741 and 1751 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents John Milton's epic poem about the fall of man and Satan's plot for revenge against God for casting him out of Heaven; and includes twelve illustrations from the first illustrated edition, published in 1688, and an introduction by novelist Philip Pullman
The works of Shakespeare: in eight volumes. Collated with the oldest copies, and corrected: with notes, explanatory, and critical: by Mr. Theobald by William Shakespeare( Book )
5 editions published between 1740 and 1767 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of the celebrated Mrs. Centlivre ... : containing, Perjur'd husband ... ; with a new account of her life by Susanna Centlivre( Book )
in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The plays of William Shakespeare, in eight volumes, with the corrections and illustrations of various commentators; to which are added notes by Sam. Johnson by William Shakespeare( Book )
3 editions published in 1765 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A miscellany containing several tracts on various subjects by George Berkeley( Book )
1 edition published in 1752 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Shakespear : in nine volumes : with a glossary by William Shakespeare( Book )
6 editions published between 1747 and 1760 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Mr. William Shakespear by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 1747 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )
1 edition published in 1741 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chaucer's work begins at the Tabard Inn in Southwark, England, where a group of pilgrims have assembled on their way to Canterbury. Harry Bailly, the innkeeper, suggests a contest: whoever tells the best tale will win a supper when they reach Canterbury
The works of Edmund Waller Esq ; in verse and prose. Published by Mr. Fenton by Edmund Waller( Book )
1 edition published in 1744 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paradise regain'd. a poem. In four books. To which is added Samson Agonistes. And Poems upon several occasions. Compos'd at several times. The author John Milton by John Milton( Book )
2 editions published between 1753 and 1758 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Book )
8 editions published between 1750 and 1766 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Isabella, or, The fatal marriage : a play by David Garrick( Book )
2 editions published in 1758 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To tou Dionysiou Longinou peri hypsous hypomnēma Ex editione tertia Zachariae Pearce ... expressum by Longinus( Book )
2 editions published in 1762 in Greek, Ancient and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gamesters a comedy by James Shirley( Book )
1 edition published in 1758 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The farmer's return from London An interlude. As it is performed at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane by David Garrick( Book )
1 edition published in 1762 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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J. & R. Tonson
Jacob and Richard Tonson.
Mess. J. and R. Tonson.
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