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An interesting narrative of the travels of James Bruce, Esq. into Abyssinia, to discover the source of the Nile: Shaw's abridgement of Bruce's travels

Creator/Contributor:
Bruce, James, 1730-1794, creator
Shaw, Samuel.
Place Of Origin:
England
London
Publisher:
Printed for H.D. Symonds
Creation Date:
[1800?]
1800
Edition:
3rd ed., with copper plates.
Extent:
vii, [1], 372 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. (8vo in 4s)
Language:
English
Genre:
Early works to 1800
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Bruce, James--Travel--Ethiopia
Ethiopia--Description and travel--Early works to 1800
Ethiopia--History
Nile River Valley--Discovery and exploration--British
Blue Nile River (Ethiopia and Sudan)--Discovery and exploration--British
Notes:
Date cited from BMC.
4th ed. by Symonds dated 1800. Cf. Nat. Union Ct. Pre-56 imprints.
T.p. verso (p. [ii]) and p. [viii] blank.
Attribution:
abridged from the original work by Samuel Shaw.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Repository:
Tozzer Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990045839920203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990045839920203941/catalog