Romae antiquae notitia: or, the antiquities of Rome

Creator

Alternative Title

Romæ antiquæ notitia: or, the antiquities of Rome. In two parts
A short history of the rise, progress, and decay of the commonwealth. II. A description of the city: ... To which are prefixed two essays

Date Created

1763

Identifier

Eb 1763 K [De Beer Special Collections]

Publisher

printed for J. and R. Tonson, J. and T. Pote, C. Bathurst, B. Dod, J. Rivington [and 10 others]: London

Description

First published in 1696, this short history by the Anglican churchman and scholar, Basil Kennett, recounts the rise, progress, and decay of Ancient Rome eighty years before Gibbon's Decline and fall …. A popular publication, it was reprinted no fewer than seventeen times in the one hundred and twenty five years following its first appearance.

Contributor

Pote, Joseph
Pote, Thomas
J. and R. Tonson

Files

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Citation

Kennett, Basil, “Romae antiquae notitia: or, the antiquities of Rome,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed June 14, 2024, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/7543.