Title:Modern novels, in XII volumes
Modern novels, in twelve volumes
Modern novels, in 12 volumes
Creator/Contributor:Bentley, Richard, d. 1697, publisher.
Vol.I. The secret history of the most renowned Q. Elizabeth and the E. of Essex. 1695. The secret history of the Duke of Alancon
and Q. Elizabeth. [1st ed.] 1691. [Brémond, Gabriel de] Hattige: or The amours of the King of Tamaran. [2d ed. in Eng.] 1683.
Grenadine, Sebastian, pseud? Homais queen of Tunis. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1689. Behn, Mrs. Aphra (Amis) The lucky mistake. [1st
ed.] 1689. -- Vol.II. [Claude, Isaac] The Count d'Soissons. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1689. [Bernard, Catherine] The Count of Amboise;
or, The generous lover. [1st ed. in Eng.[ 1689. [Villars, de Mountfaucon, abbé de] The Count of Gabalis: or, The extravagant
mysteries of the Cabalists. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1680. [Brémond, Gabriel de] The cheating gallant: or, The false Count Brion.
[1st ed. in Eng.] 1677. -- Vol. III. [Bellon, Peter] The court secret. [1st ed.] 1689. 2 v. The perplex'd prince. [1682?]
[Argences, d'] The Countess of Salisbury; or, The most Noble ORder of the Garter. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1683. 2 v. -- Vol. IV.
The character of love, guided by inclination. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1686. The new disorders of love ... Tr. by Richard Gibbs.
[1st ed. in Eng.] 1687. Brémond, Gabriel de. The triumph of love overfortune. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1678. [Victorious lovers,
or Love victorious over fortune. 1st ed. 16--] The amorous abbess: or, Love in a nunnery. [1st ed in Eng.] 1684. -- Vol. V.
Don Sevastian king of Portugal. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1683. Two new novels. I. The art of making love without speaking, writing
or enterview of the lovers [by Sieur D.L.C.] II. The fatal beauaty of AGnes de Castro [by J.B. de Brilhac] [1st ed. in Eng.]
1688. Brémond, Gavriel de] The Princess of Montferrat. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1680-1681. 2 v. -- Vol. VI. Don Henriquez de Castro.
Or, The conquest of the Indies. [1st ed. in Eng.] [Valincour, J.B.H. du Trousset de] The life of Francis of Lorrain,
duke of Guise. [1st ed? in Eng.] 1681. Fatall prudence, or, Democrates, the unfortunate heroe. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1679. Ottoman
gallantries: or, The life of the Bassa of Buda. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1687. Meroveus a prince of the blood-royal of France. [1st
ed. in Eng.] 1682. -- Vol. VII. [Préchac, de] The chaste Seraglian: or, Yolanda of Sicily. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1685. [Préchac,
de] The Princess of Fess: or, The amours of the court ofMorocco. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1682. [The rival mother. 1st ed. 1692]
The obliging mistress: or, The fashionable gallant. [1st ed.] 1678. [Bellon, Peter] The reviv'd fugitive. [1st ed.] 1690.
-- Vol. VIII. [Oudin, C.F., sieur de Préfontaine] The extravagant poet. [1st ed in Eng.] 1681. [La Chapelle, Jean de] The
unequal match: or, The life of Mary of Anjou queen ofMajorca. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1681-1681. 2 v. The amours of Bonne Sforza,
queen of Polonia. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1684. [Rousseau de la Valette, Michel] Casimer, king of Poland. [1st ed? in Eng.] 1681.
-- Vol. IX. [Brémond, Gabriel de] The happy slave. [1st complete ed. in Eng.] 1685. [Poisson] The gallant ladies, or The mutual
confidence. [1st ed.] 1685. 2 v. Brémond, Gavriel de. Gallant memoirs: or The adventures of a person of quality. [1st ed.
in Eng.] 1681. [Phillips, Edward] The minority of St. Lewis. [1st ed.] 1685. -- Vol. X. Brémond, Gabriel de. The pilgrim.
[2d ed. in Eng. of pt. 1; 1st ed. of pt. 2] 1681-1684. 2 v. Blackbourn, Richard. Clitie. [1st ed.] 1688. The amours of Philantus
and Bellamond. [1st ed.] 1690. [Germont, de] The Neopolitan, or, The defender of his mistress. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1683. --
Vol. XI. The cabinet open'd, or The secret history of the amours of Madam ofMaintenon, with the French King. [1st ed. in Eng.]
1690. [Courtilz de Sandras, Gatien] The amorous conquests of the Great Alcander, or, The amours of the French King, and Madam
Montespan. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1685. The rival princesses: or, The Colchian court. [1st ed.] 1689. [Gallantry unmasked, or Women
in their proper colours. 1st ed. in Eng. 1690] [La Roche-Guilhem, Mlle. de.] The Great Scanderberg. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1690.
-- Vol. XII. [Fontanelle, B. Le Bovier de] New dialogues of the dead. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1683-1685. 2 v. [Trotti de La Chétardie]
Instructions for a young nobleman: or, The idea of a person of honour. [1st ed. in Eng.] 1683. Vertue rewarded: or, The Irish
princess. [1st ed.] 1693. [Cerdan, Jaan Paul, comte de] The emperour and the empire betray'd: by whom and how. 1682.
Subject:Erotic literature, French
England -- London
A reissue, with collective t.p, by Richard Bentley of "some 50 novels" originally issued by himself and others. Each novel
has separate t.p., pagination, and signatures. See Plomer, Henry R. A dictionary of the printers and booksellers who were
at work in England, Scotland, and Ireland from 1668 to 1725, p. 31.
The frontispieces in v.I, VIII, and X are the added illustrated title-pages, engraved, of the first novel in each volume.
12 v. fronts (v.1-2, 8, 10) 15 cm.
Publisher:Illinois unknown place London : Printed for R. Bentley ...