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The Beauties of Nature and Art Displayed, in a Tour Through the World [electronic resource]: Containing I. A General Account of All the Countries in the World, Remarkable for Either Natural or Artificial Curiosities; Their Situation, Boundaries, Extent and Divisions; Their Rivers, Air, Soil, Chief Cities, &C. II. A Particular Account of the Most Curious Natural Productions of Each Country, in the Animal, Vegetable, and Fossil Kingdoms; Of Remarkable Mountains, Caverns, and Volcano's; Of Medicinal and Other Singular Springs; Of Cataracts, Whirlpools, &C. III. An Historical Account of the Most Remarkable Earthquakes, Inundations, Fires, Epidemic Diseases, and Other Public Calamities, Which Have, at Different Times, Visited the Inhabitants. IV. Extraordinary Instances of Longevity, Fertility, &C. Among the Inhabitants; Together With an Account of Their Most Celebrated Inventions, Discoveries, &C. V. Particular Descriptions of the Most Remarkable Public Buildings, and Other Singular Productions of Art. VI. Curious Remains of Antiquity; Remarkable Laws, Customs, and Traditions of the Inhabitants; Together With a Summary View of the Most Extraordinary Revolutions Among Them. Illustrated and Embellished With Copper Plates. Vol. I.

Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for J. Payne, at the Feathers, in Pater-Noster-Row, M.DCC.LXIII. [1763]-64.
Language
English
Description
14 v., plates : maps,ports. ; 18⁰.
Notes
  • Vols.8-14 are dated 1764.
  • Reproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford).
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
Cited in
English Short Title Catalog, N32651.
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