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Book ID B.0010
Author [THOMSON, Alexander (fl. 1767-1801)]

Letters Of A Traveller, In The Various Countries Of Europe, Asia, And Africa: Containing Sketches Of Their Present State, Government, Religion, Manners, And Customs; With Some Original Pieces Of Poetry. London, Printed For James Wallis, No. 46, And P. Wynne And R. Scholey, No. 45, Pater-Noster-Row. 1798.

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Letters Of A Traveller ...

Format 8vo
Edition First and apparently only edition
Place of publication London
Publishing responsibility James Wallis, P. Wynne, and Robert Scholey
Year 1798

These are travels of a general nature and include two letters on Scotland, among other places. Thomson, the translator of Suetonius, claimed to be the editor of this work, but he was really its author, in the sense that the letters are his own work. A physician, Thomson also wrote several medical works. Cyprus is described in letter XXXI (pp. 363-364).



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Place of publication:London
Author:[THOMSON, Alexander (fl. 1767-1801)]

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