Author:Laurence Echard

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Laurence Echard
(1670–1730)
English historian
Laurence Echard

Works[edit]

  • An Exact Description of Ireland,’ &c., (1691)
  • A Description of Flanders, or the Spanish Netherlands (1691)
  • A Most Compleat Compendium of Geography, General and Special; describing all the Empires, Kingdoms, and Dominions in the whole World,’ &c. (1691)
  • The Gazeteer's or Newsman's Interpreter: being a Geographical Index of all the considerable Cities, Patriarcships, Bishopricks, … in Europe,’ &c. (1695)
  • The Roman History from the Building of the City to the Perfect Settlement of the Empire by Augustus Cæsar (1699)
  • The Roman History from the Settlement of the Empire by Augustus Cæsar to the Removal of the Imperial Seat by Constantine the Great … Vol. II. For the use of His Highness the Duke of Gloucester (1698)
  • An Abridgment of Sir Walter Raleigh's History of the World in Five Books,’ &c. (1700)
  • A General Ecclesiastical History from the Nativity of our blessed Saviour to the First Establishment of Christianity by Humane Laws under Emperour Constantine the Great (1702)
  • History of England (1707-1720)
  • The Classical Geographical Dictionary, revised, with a recommendatory preface by Laurence Echard (1715)
  • Maxims and Discourses, Moral and Divine: taken from the Works of Arch-Bishop Tillotson and Methodiz'd and Connected (1719)
  • The History of the Revolution and the Establishment of England in the year 1688. Introduc'd by a necessary Review of the Reign of King Charles and King James the Second. In three books (1725)

Translations[edit]

  • Plautus's Comedies, Amphitryon, Epidicus, and Rudens made English; with Critical Remarks upon each Play (1694)
  • Terence's Comedies, made English. With his Life; and some Remarks at the end. By several hands (1694)
  • The Works of Lucian, translated from the Greek by several eminent hands (1710?–11)
  • The History of the Revolutions in England under the Family of the Stuarts, from the year 1603 to 1690. … By F. J. D'Orleans of the Society of Jesus. Translated from the French original printed at Paris. To which is prefixed an Introduction to this History, by Laurence Echard (1722)

Works about Echard[edit]

Works by this author published before January 1, 1924 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.