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Author Lobo, Jeronimo, 1596?-1678.

Title A voyage to Abyssina : [microform] / By Father Jerome Lobo. With a continuation of the history of Abyssinia down to the beginnings of the eighteenth century, and fifteen dissertations on various subjects, relating to the history, antiquities, government, religion, manners, and natural history of Abyssinia and other countries mention'd by Father Jerome Lobo. By Mr. Le Grand.

Imprint London : Printed for A. Bettesworth, and C. Hitch, 1735.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Basement Library of English Literature Microfiche Cabinets  LEL 11740    ---  Available
Description xii, 396, p. ; 20 cm.
Series Library of English literature ; LEL 11740
Note Page 288 misnumbered 289.
Translated by Dr. Samuel Johnson. cf. Fumagali, Bibliografia etiopica, p. 14.
"In this translation ... great liberties have been taken... " - Preface.
One unnumbered dissertation between dissertations 3 and 4 making a total of 16.
Decorative initials, head- and tailpieces.
Reprinted in Pinkerton, John, ed. A general collection of the best and most interesting voyages and travels ... London, 1808-14. v. 15 (1814) p. [1]-60.
Contents A voyage to Abyssinia (p. 1-42) - A description of Abyssinia (p. 43-144) - The sequel of the account of Abyssinia (p. 145-183) - Dissertations relating to the history of Abyssinia (p. 185-396)
Reproduction Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, inc., 1976. 1 sheet of microfiche : positive ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English literature; LEL 11740)
Note s 1976 ilu n
Subject Jesuits -- Ethiopia.
Ethiopia -- History.
Ethiopia -- Religious life and customs.
Ethiopia -- Description and travel.
Ethiopia -- Discovery and exploration.
Ethiopia -- Civilization.
Added Author Le Grand, M. (Joachim), 1653-1733.
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784

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