The Resource The life & adventures of Sig. Gaudentio di Lucca : [pseud]:, written by himself. Giving an account of a country in the midst of the vast desarts of Africa, being unknown to any person except Sig. Gaudentio, and its inhabitants, altho' as ancient, populous, and civilized, as the Chinese. With a particular account of their antiquity, origin, religion, customs, policy, &c - the manner how they got first over those vast desarts, - and their method of travelling. Interspersed with several most surprizing and curious incidents. Copied from the original manuscript kept in St. Mark's library at Venice

The life & adventures of Sig. Gaudentio di Lucca : [pseud]:, written by himself. Giving an account of a country in the midst of the vast desarts of Africa, being unknown to any person except Sig. Gaudentio, and its inhabitants, altho' as ancient, populous, and civilized, as the Chinese. With a particular account of their antiquity, origin, religion, customs, policy, &c - the manner how they got first over those vast desarts, - and their method of travelling. Interspersed with several most surprizing and curious incidents. Copied from the original manuscript kept in St. Mark's library at Venice

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The life & adventures of Sig. Gaudentio di Lucca : [pseud]:
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The life & adventures of Sig. Gaudentio di Lucca
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written by himself. Giving an account of a country in the midst of the vast desarts of Africa, being unknown to any person except Sig. Gaudentio, and its inhabitants, altho' as ancient, populous, and civilized, as the Chinese. With a particular account of their antiquity, origin, religion, customs, policy, &c - the manner how they got first over those vast desarts, - and their method of travelling. Interspersed with several most surprizing and curious incidents. Copied from the original manuscript kept in St. Mark's library at Venice
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eng
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Tufts college. Library
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1680-1755
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Berington, Simon
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no index present
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PR3318.B35
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M4 1796
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non fiction
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The life & adventures of Sig. Gaudentio di Lucca : [pseud]:, written by himself. Giving an account of a country in the midst of the vast desarts of Africa, being unknown to any person except Sig. Gaudentio, and its inhabitants, altho' as ancient, populous, and civilized, as the Chinese. With a particular account of their antiquity, origin, religion, customs, policy, &c - the manner how they got first over those vast desarts, - and their method of travelling. Interspersed with several most surprizing and curious incidents. Copied from the original manuscript kept in St. Mark's library at Venice
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  • Erroneously attributed to Bishop Berkeley. cf. Lowndes, Bibl. manual; also Halkett & Laing, Dict. of anon. and pseud. lit
  • First published under title: The memoirs of Sigr. Gaudentio di Lucca: taken from his confession and examination before the fathers of the Inquisition ... London, 1737. cf. Brit. mus. Catalogue
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First American ed.
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1 online resource (130 pages)
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online
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The life & adventures of Sig. Gaudentio di Lucca : [pseud]:, written by himself. Giving an account of a country in the midst of the vast desarts of Africa, being unknown to any person except Sig. Gaudentio, and its inhabitants, altho' as ancient, populous, and civilized, as the Chinese. With a particular account of their antiquity, origin, religion, customs, policy, &c - the manner how they got first over those vast desarts, - and their method of travelling. Interspersed with several most surprizing and curious incidents. Copied from the original manuscript kept in St. Mark's library at Venice
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Publication
Note
  • Erroneously attributed to Bishop Berkeley. cf. Lowndes, Bibl. manual; also Halkett & Laing, Dict. of anon. and pseud. lit
  • First published under title: The memoirs of Sigr. Gaudentio di Lucca: taken from his confession and examination before the fathers of the Inquisition ... London, 1737. cf. Brit. mus. Catalogue
Edition
First American ed.
Extent
1 online resource (130 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote

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