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THOMAS JOHNES, ESQ. Memoirs of the life of Sir John Froissart



Sir John Froissart's Chronicles of England, France, Spain and the Ajoining Countries from the latter part of the reign of Edward II to the coronation of Henry IV in 12 volumes 

Chronicles of Enguerrand De Monstrelet (Sir John Froissart's Chronicles continuation) in 13 volumes 

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Memoirs of the life of Sir John Froissart
page 102

tiring together al which is extant of it in the printed editions, and From other books which refer to this celebrated work. From thefe I have collated as much as lay out of view in the Library, and at hand in my owo colleétion, whilft I am well aware that, in compofmg fuch notices, 1 muft be far inferior toother writers on rare and remarkable books, Baumgarten, Clement, Denis, Freytag, Gotze, Mafch, Panzer, Rbderer, Strobet.; and I alfo know that bowfcever we may guard againft literary folecMms, 1 Ihall never be free from defeéts, as may be learnt from moft of the criticifma on recent literary works. Hence if I fhould difcover fuch defeâs as in this piece have already appeared after the irft ëght Iheets were printed off, additions muft be. made. Should my undertaking find favour, I am refolved to continue thefe Notices half yearly, without the purchafers needing to dread a voluminous work. Laftly,if it pleafe meilleurs my colleagues in the infpe&ion of libraries in our city, and elfewhere in Silefia, to inform me of any unnoticed additions to the editions of Froiflart, 1 Audi make the requite ufe thereof in each next following article, with the moft obliging thanks. JOHN EPHRMM -SCHEIIEL. Breams the 2lst January 119*. m I

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