Title details for Hero, The:

Year: 1817.
Author(s): Louis François Marie BELLIN DE LA LIBORLIÈRE 
Translator: Sophia Elizabeth SHEDDEN 
Gender: Male.
Title: THE HERO; OR, THE ADVENTURES OF THE NIGHT: A ROMANCE. TRANSLATED FROM THE ARABIC INTO IROQUESE; FROM THE IROQUESE INTO HOTTENTOT; FROM THE HOTTENTOT INTO FRENCH; AND FROM THE FRENCH INTO ENGLISH. IN TWO VOLUMES.
Publication: London: Printed for T. and J. Allman, Princes Street, Hanover Square; C. Rice, Berkley Square; and Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, Paternoster Row, 1817.
Format: 2 vols (I 171p; II 162p). 12°.
Cat. nos: Regenstein Library, University of Chicago PR.3391.H5.1817; EN2 1817: 14; NSTC 2B16703; OCLC 49467085.
Notes: Trans. of La Nuit anglaise (Paris, 1799). 'Dedicated with all due Humility to the Authors of The Mysteries of Udolpho; The Tomb; Grasville Abbey; The Monk; Hubert de Sevrac; Celestina; and the Heroine'. Summers (p. 353) lists Colburn edn, 3 vols, 1815, but not discovered in this form.
Further edns: Philadelphia 1817 (NSTC).
DBF record no: 1817A014.

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