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The Resource The surprising travels and adventures of Baron Munchausen : in Russia, the Caspian sea, Iceland, Turkey, Egypt, Gibraltar, up the Mediterranean, on the Atlantic Ocean, and through the centre of Mount Ætna, into the south sea : a voyage into the moon and dog star : with many extraordinary particulars relative to the cooking animals in those planets, which are there called the human species : a sequel containing his expedition into Africa ... humbly dedicated to Mr. Bruce, the Abyssinian traveller, &c

The surprising travels and adventures of Baron Munchausen : in Russia, the Caspian sea, Iceland, Turkey, Egypt, Gibraltar, up the Mediterranean, on the Atlantic Ocean, and through the centre of Mount Ætna, into the south sea : a voyage into the moon and dog star : with many extraordinary particulars relative to the cooking animals in those planets, which are there called the human species : a sequel containing his expedition into Africa ... humbly dedicated to Mr. Bruce, the Abyssinian traveller, &c

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The surprising travels and adventures of Baron Munchausen : in Russia, the Caspian sea, Iceland, Turkey, Egypt, Gibraltar, up the Mediterranean, on the Atlantic Ocean, and through the centre of Mount Ætna, into the south sea : a voyage into the moon and dog star : with many extraordinary particulars relative to the cooking animals in those planets, which are there called the human species : a sequel containing his expedition into Africa ... humbly dedicated to Mr. Bruce, the Abyssinian traveller, &c
Title
The surprising travels and adventures of Baron Munchausen
Title remainder
in Russia, the Caspian sea, Iceland, Turkey, Egypt, Gibraltar, up the Mediterranean, on the Atlantic Ocean, and through the centre of Mount Ætna, into the south sea : a voyage into the moon and dog star : with many extraordinary particulars relative to the cooking animals in those planets, which are there called the human species : a sequel containing his expedition into Africa ... humbly dedicated to Mr. Bruce, the Abyssinian traveller, &c
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eng
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CLU
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  • illustrations
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no index present
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fiction
Target audience
juvenile
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The surprising travels and adventures of Baron Munchausen : in Russia, the Caspian sea, Iceland, Turkey, Egypt, Gibraltar, up the Mediterranean, on the Atlantic Ocean, and through the centre of Mount Ætna, into the south sea : a voyage into the moon and dog star : with many extraordinary particulars relative to the cooking animals in those planets, which are there called the human species : a sequel containing his expedition into Africa ... humbly dedicated to Mr. Bruce, the Abyssinian traveller, &c
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Note
Added engraved t.p. and frontispiece by Charles Heath after Henry Corbould
Dimensions
14 cm.
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2 v. in 1 (iv, [5]-75, [2], lxxviii-lxxx, [81]-144 p.), [1] leaf of plates
Note
Contemporary embossed red cloth, blocked in gold. All edges gilt. Pencilled inscription on upper free endpaper dated 1852. Purchase, Stuart Bennett, 1995.
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  • (OCoLC)48247599
  • ucoclc48247599
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The surprising travels and adventures of Baron Munchausen : in Russia, the Caspian sea, Iceland, Turkey, Egypt, Gibraltar, up the Mediterranean, on the Atlantic Ocean, and through the centre of Mount Ætna, into the south sea : a voyage into the moon and dog star : with many extraordinary particulars relative to the cooking animals in those planets, which are there called the human species : a sequel containing his expedition into Africa ... humbly dedicated to Mr. Bruce, the Abyssinian traveller, &c
Publication
Note
Added engraved t.p. and frontispiece by Charles Heath after Henry Corbould
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
2 v. in 1 (iv, [5]-75, [2], lxxviii-lxxx, [81]-144 p.), [1] leaf of plates
Note
Contemporary embossed red cloth, blocked in gold. All edges gilt. Pencilled inscription on upper free endpaper dated 1852. Purchase, Stuart Bennett, 1995.
Other physical details
ill. (engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48247599
  • ucoclc48247599

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