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Travelers and travel liars, 1660-1800

by Percy G. Adams

  • 156 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages, Imaginary -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Percy G. Adams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG560 .A3 1980
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 292 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4405861M
    ISBN 10048623942X
    LC Control Number79008906

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