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Telliamed, or, The world explain'd : containing discourses between an Indian philospher and a missionary, on the diminution of the sea, the formation of the earth, the origin of men & animals : and other singular subjects, relating to natural history & philosphy ; a very curious work.

Author: Benoît de Maillet; Jean-Antoine Guer; William Pechin; David Porter
Publisher: Baltimore : Printed by W. Pechin, no. 15, Market-Street ; for D. Porter, at the observatory, Federal-Hill, 1797.
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Genre/Form: Early works
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Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Also issued on microfilm.
[Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, 1957.
1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Benoît de Maillet; Jean-Antoine Guer; William Pechin; David Porter
OCLC Number: 4851474
Notes: The title is an anagram of de Maillet.
Previously published in London in 1750. The French original first appeared in Amsterdam in 1748 under title: Telliamed, ou Entretiens d'un philosophe indien avec un missionaire françois ... mis en ordre sur les mémoires de feu M. de Maillet, par J. A. G---- [i. e. J. A. Guer].
Description: xxix, [2], 32-268 p. ; 21 cm. (8vo)
Other Titles: Telliamed.
World explain'd

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