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The Curious Traveller [electronic resource]: Being a Choice Collection of Very Remarkable Histo-Tories, Voyages, Travels, &C. Digested Into Familiar Letters and Conversations. Containing Among Many Other Particulars, the Following: The Spanish Cruelties in the West-Indies. A Curious Account of the Snow Alps. A Tragical Account Relating to a Shipwicck. Of the Troubles and Conspiracies at the Russian Court. Of the Burning Mountain. Of the Common-Wealth of Bees. An Account of Crocodiles. Curiosities Discover'd at Hanover. An Account of a Terrible Earth-Quake. The Siege of Prom. Mihometans in the Indies. A Description of the City of Hamburgh. The White Island. St. Mark at Venice. Bull-Baiting at Venice. Fortune-Telling Ridiculed. A Curious Monument in Persia. An Hospital for Monkeys. A Mock Sea Fight on the River Thames. The Ruins of Persepolis. The History of Snow. Observations on the Art of Painting. An Insurrection at Muscow. A Widow Burns Herself for the Death of Her Husband. A Stratagem of a Negro at Fida. Maurice Island. An Account of Thunder and Lightning. The Rasbut Robbers, &C. Adorn'd With Cuts. .

Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for J. Rowland, at No 14. in Exeter Exchange in the Strand, MDCCXLII. [1742]
Language
English
Description
[4], 384, [4] p., plates ; 8⁰.
Notes
  • With an index.
  • Variant titlepage has "histories" spelled correctly.
  • P.342 misnumbered 642. The first 'I' in 'MDCCXLII' hasn't printed fully in some copies
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
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, T12931.
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