A new system : or, An analysis of ancient mythology ; wherein an attempt is made to divest tradition of fable, and to reduce the truth to its original purity / by Jacob Bryant.

By: Bryant, Jacob, 1715-1804
Contributor(s): Witt, George, 1804-1869 [former owner.]
Language: French, Greek, Modern (1453- ), Latin Publisher: London : Printed for T. Payne, P. Elmsly, B. White, and J. Walter, 1774-1776.Description: 3 v. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.Other title: System of ancient mythology [Spine title]Subject(s): Mythology -- Early works to 1800 | History, Ancient -- Early works to 1800Ownership: From the library of George Witt, 1804-1869
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Book British Museum
Africa Oceania and the Americas Rare WITT 112 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 00001442
Book British Museum
Africa Oceania and the Americas Rare WITT 113 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 00001443
Book British Museum
Africa Oceania and the Americas Rare WITT 111 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 00001441

Vol. 1, 2 published 1774, vol.3 - in 1776.

Vol. 1: xx, [2], 516 p., 9 leaves of plates (plate 1 on p. 215); v. 2: vii, [3], 537 p., 18 leaves of plates; v. 3: viii, 601 p., 3 leaves of plates (2 folded).

Text in English, with quotations and references in Greek and Latin.

Signatures.

Includes references.

From the library of George Witt, 1804-1869. UkLoBM