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The life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish man: relating particularly, his shipwreck near the South pole ... his extraordinary conveyance to the country of Glums and Gawrys, or men and women that fly. Likewise a description of this strange country, with the laws ... of its inhabitants, and the author's remarkable transactions among them. Taken from his own mouth, in his passage to England ... in the ship Hector ... Illustrated with several cuts ... representing the structure ... of the wings of the Glums and Gawrys ... Preview this item
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The life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish man: relating particularly, his shipwreck near the South pole ... his extraordinary conveyance to the country of Glums and Gawrys, or men and women that fly. Likewise a description of this strange country, with the laws ... of its inhabitants, and the author's remarkable transactions among them. Taken from his own mouth, in his passage to England ... in the ship Hector ... Illustrated with several cuts ... representing the structure ... of the wings of the Glums and Gawrys ...

Author: Robert Paltock; Peter Wilkins
Publisher: London, Printed for J. Robinson [etc.] 1751.
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Paltock, Robert, 1697-1767.
Life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish man.
London, Printed for J. Robinson [etc.] 1751
(OCoLC)551489539
Online version:
Paltock, Robert, 1697-1767.
Life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish man.
London, Printed for J. Robinson [etc.] 1751
(OCoLC)607670391
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Paltock; Peter Wilkins
OCLC Number: 68198716
Notes: Dedication and introduction signed: R.P. [i.e. Robert Paltock]
Book-label: MCL [i.e. Marshall C. Lefferts]; armorial book-plate: Henry William Poor.
Description: 2 v. VI pl. (1 fold.) diagr. 16 1/2cm.
Other Titles: Glums and Gawrys.
Responsibility: By R.S. [pseud.] a passenger in the Hector ...

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