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Travels : or Observations relating to several parts of Barbary and the Levant

Author: Thomas Shaw; Oxford University Press,
Publisher: Oxford : Printed at the Theatre, 1738.
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Genre/Form: Early works to 1800
Pre-Linnean works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shaw, Thomas, 1694-1751.
Travels.
Oxford, Printed at the Theatre, 1738
(OCoLC)647025535
Named Person: Thomas Shaw; Thomas Shaw
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Shaw; Oxford University Press,
OCLC Number: 1862507
Notes: T.p. printed in red and black.
Includes engraved title vignette (Sheldonian Theatre); head- and tail-pieces, capitals; marginal notes.
Signatures: [pi]⁴, a-d² A-5T², A-R².
"A collection of such papers as serve to illustrate the foregoing observations" and Index (60, [8] p.) includes text in Greek and Latin.
Includes errata (p. [xvi]).
A supplement to this work was published in 1746 under the title: "Supplement to a book entituled Travels, or Observations, &c."
Also published in a large paper issue.
Description: [8], xv, [1], 442, [2], 60, [8] pages, [24] leaves of plates (some folded) : illustrations, maps, plans, facsimiles ; 37 cm
Contents: Preface --
Geographical observations relating to kingdom of Algiers --
Geographical observations relating to kingdom of Tunis --
Physical & miscellaneous observations &c., or an essay towards the natural history &c. of the kingdoms of Algiers and Tunis --
Geographical, physical and miscellaneous observations relating to Syria &c., Egypt and Arabia Petræa --
A collection of such papers as serve to illustrate the foregoing observations.
Other Titles: Travels, or Geographical, physical and miscellaneous observations &c
Observations relating to several parts of Barbary and the Levant
Travels, or geograhical, physical and miscellaneous observations, etc.
Responsibility: by Thomas Shaw.

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