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Author Hanway, Jonas, 1712-1786.

Title An account of the Marine Society, recommending the piety and policy of the institution, and pointing out the advantages accruing to the nation : with the motives for establishing it : also a full detail of their rules and forms of business : with a list of the subscribers, from the commencement in July 1756, to September 30. 1759 : also a proposal for accommodating the boys, equipped by them, in the merchants service, when the war is finished / by Mr. Hanway.

Published London : [publisher not identified], 1759.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail SpC/VILL  266.342 HANW    NOT FOR LOAN
Edition 6th ed., adapted to the the present time.
Physical description vi, 4 unnumbered pages, 9-167 pages, 1] ;6 unnumbered pages, 24 ; 52,2 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 20 cm (octavo)
Notes With a folding leaf containing an abstract of the Marine Society's accounts.
The central section contains: 'An essay towards making the knowledge of religion easy to the meanest capacity .. By the most Rev. Dr. Edward Synge', London, 1759, with separate titlepage, pagination and register.
The final section contains a list of the subscribers to the Marine Society with separate pagination and register.
ESTC N29913.
Subject Marine Society (London, England) -- Rules and practice.
Marine Society (London, England) -- Registers.
Merchant mariners -- Missions and charities -- England.
England -- Social conditions -- 18th century.