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The anecdote library : being the largest collection of anecdotes ever assembled in a single volume / by the editor of the vocal library.

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About this work

Also known as

2,500 anecdotes


London : Printed for Sir Richard Phillips and Co. Bride-Court, Bridge-Street, By J. G. Barnard, 57, Skinner Street, [1822?]

Physical description

720 pages, 12 pages : frontispiece ; 15 cm (12mo)


Contains a catalogue of 'Popular Books, recently published, and on sale at the shops of all the booksellers in the United Kingdom and the Colonies'.
Copy 1. Note: Bound in contemporary brown calf on pasteboards with the title 'Anecdote Library' stamped in gold on the front and '2500 Anecdotes' stamped in gilt on the spine. Contemporary printed waste paper visible under pastedowns. Handwritten inscription in black ink on the front fly leaf: 'Blomer Mount Nov 30 1824'.

Bibliographic information

Contains index.


  • English


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