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George Robinson

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  1. A journey made in the summer of 1794 through Holland and the Western frontier of Germany, with a return down the Rhine. To which are added, observations during a tour to the lakes of Lancashire, Westmoreland, and Cumberland publisher
  2. An abridgment of the history of England, from the invasion of Julius Cæsar, to the death of George II publisher
  3. Analysis of the science of legislation translation publisher
  4. An analysis of the science of legislation. Translated from the Italian of the Chevalier Filangieri, by William Kendall translation publisher
  5. A new geographical, historical, and commercial grammar and present state of the several kingdoms of the world publisher
  6. An inquiry into the nature of the social contract, or, Principles of political right. Translated from the French by John James Rousseau paratext author
  7. An inquiry into the nature of the social contract, or, Principles of political right. Translated from the French by John James Rousseau translation publisher
  8. A review of the constitutions of the principal states of Europe, and of the United States of America translation publisher
  9. A tour in Switzerland publisher
  10. Correspondence letters between Frederic II. and M. de Voltaire. Translated from the French by Thomas Holcroft translation publisher
  11. Decree for the establishment of decadary feasts publisher
  12. Enquiries concerning lettres de cachet, the consequences of arbitrary imprisonment, and a history of the inconveniences, distresses and sufferings of state prisoners. Written in the dungeon of the castle of Vincennes, by the Count de Mirabeau. With a preface by the translator translation publisher
  13. Enquiry concerning political justice and its influence on morals and happiness publisher
  14. Gallery of portraits of the National Assembly, supposed to be written by Count de Mirabeau. Translated from the French translation publisher
  15. James the Fatalist and his Master translation publisher
  16. Letters containing a sketch of the politics of France, from the 31st of May, 1793, till the 10th of Thermidor, 28th of July, 1794, and of the scenes which have passed in the prisons of Paris publisher
  17. Letters on the works and character of J.J. Rousseau. To which are added a letter from the Countess Alexandre de Vassy to the Baroness de Stael, with the Baroness's answer, and an account of the last moments of Rousseau. Translated from the French translation publisher
  18. Lodoiska, an opera in three acts. Written by J.P. Kendle translation publisher
  19. Memoirs of Emma Courtney publisher
  20. Memoirs of the life of Voltaire. Written by himself. Translated from the French translation publisher
  21. Nature and art publisher
  22. Oeuvres posthumes de Frédéric II, roi de Prusse publisher
  23. Paul and Virginia. Translated from the French of Bernardin Saint-Pierre by Helen Maria Williams translation publisher
  24. Political reflections of a Neapolitan republican translation publisher
  25. Posthumous works of Frederic II, King of Prussia. Translated from the French by T. Holcroft: The history of my own times translation publisher
  26. Sketches of the state of manners and opinions in the French Republic publisher
  27. St. Leon. A tale of the sixteenth century publisher
  28. The Batavians, or, virtue and valour crowned by perseverance. From the French of C. Bitaubé, member of the National Institute of France, and of the Royal Academy of Sciences and Belles-Lettres of Prussia translation publisher
  29. The child of nature. A dramatic piece, in four acts. From the French of Madame the Marchioness of Sillery, formerly Countess of Genlis. Performing at the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden translation publisher
  30. The child of nature. A dramatic piece, in four acts. From the French of Madame the Marchioness of Sillery, formerly Countess of Genlis. Performing at the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden paratext author publisher
  31. The chronologist of the present war, or, General historical and political register, containing a faithful series of the events which have occurred in Europe, &c., from the commencement of the French revolution, to the end of the year 1796, including a space of nearly seven years publisher
  32. The curse of sentiment publisher
  33. The follies of a day or The marriage of Figaro. A comedy, as it is now performing at the Theatre-Royal, Covent-Garden. From the French of M. De Beaumarchais. translation publisher
  34. The history of modern Europe, with an account of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, and a view of the progress of society from the rise of the modern kingdoms to the peace of Paris, in 1763, in a series of letters from a nobleman to his son publisher
  35. The life of Voltaire, by the Marquis de Condorcet. To which are added Memoirs of Voltaire, written by himself. Translated from the French translation publisher
  36. The massacre. Taken from the French. A tragedy, of three acts, in prose. By Mrs. Inchbald translation publisher
  37. The mysteries of Udolpho publisher
  38. The negro equalled by few Europeans. Translated from the French translation publisher
  39. The nun, by Diderot. Translated from the French translation publisher
  40. The political and confidential correspondence of Lewis the Sixteenth. With observations on each letter translation publisher
  41. Things as they are or, The adventures of Caleb Williams publisher
  42. Works of the late Doctor Benjamin Franklin. Consisting of his life written by himself, together with essays, humorous, moral & literary, chiefly in the manner of the Spectator. In two volumes translation publisher

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Robinson was one of London's leading publishing houses in the second half of the 18th and the beginning of the 19th century. Headed by the liberal George Robinson (in collaboration with his brothers James and John and his son George). Published the Critical Review and the New Annual Register in support of the Whigs. Supported and published William Godwin. Fined in 1793 for publishing Thomas Paine's Rights of Man. See also: G. E. Bentley, Jr., 'Copyright Documents in the George Robinson Archive: William Godwin and Others 1713-1820', Studies in Bibliography , 1982, Vol. 35 (1982), pp. 67-110. https://www.jstor.org/stable/pdf/40371753.pdf?refreqid=excelsior%3A220a53800b116bceadfe38f8d69d0bcd