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The memoirs of Sig Gaudentio di Lucca :
taken from his confession and examination before the fathers of the inquisition at Bologna in Italy. Making a discovery of an unknown country in the midst of the vast deserts of Africa, as ancient, populous, and civilized, as the Chinese... /
by E.T. gent.



Main Author: Berington, Simon, 1680-1755.
Related Names: T., E., gent.
Language(s): English
Published: London : Printed for T. Cooper, at the Globe in Pater-Noster row, 1737.
Subjects: Voyages, Imaginary
Note: Title page continued: Copied from the original manuscript kept in St. Mark's library at Venice :with critical notes of the learned Signor Rhedi, late library-keeper of the said library. To which is prefix'd, a letter of the secretary of the Inquisition, to the same Signor Rhedi, giving an account of the manner and causes of his being seized. Faithfully translated from the Italian.
Published later under titles: The adventures of Sigr. Gaudentio di Lucca; and, The life & adventures of Sig. Gaudentio di Lucca.
Originally written in English.
Erroneously attributed to Bishop Berkeley, cf. Lowndes, Halkett & Laing.
Physical Description: xiii p., 1 l., 355 p. ; 20 cm.
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