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ECCO (Eighteenth Century Collections Online) – University of Reading

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ECCO (Eighteenth Century Collections Online)

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Exact reproductions of over 150,000 significant English language and foreign language titles printed in the UK in the Eighteenth Century and many titles from the Americas.

Covers all subjects, including history, geography, fine arts, medicine and literature.

Contains several titles by women writers, collections on the French Revolution, and numerous eighteenth-century editions of the works of Shakespeare.

A key feature is the inclusion of the complete works of key authors of the period, including:

  • Henry Fielding
  • Edmund Burke
  • Alexander Pope
  • Thomas Paine
  • Benjamin Franklin
  • Jonathan Swift

Covers 1700-1799

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