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The Resource An historical and geographical description of Formosa .. : Giving an account of the religion, customs, manners &c. of the inhabitants. Together with a relation of what happen'd to the author in his travels; particularly his conferences with the Jesuits, and others, in several parts of Europe. Also the history and reasons of his conversion to Christianity, with his objections against it (in defence of paganism) and their answers ..., By George Psalmanaazaar

An historical and geographical description of Formosa .. : Giving an account of the religion, customs, manners &c. of the inhabitants. Together with a relation of what happen'd to the author in his travels; particularly his conferences with the Jesuits, and others, in several parts of Europe. Also the history and reasons of his conversion to Christianity, with his objections against it (in defence of paganism) and their answers ..., By George Psalmanaazaar

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An historical and geographical description of Formosa .. : Giving an account of the religion, customs, manners &c. of the inhabitants. Together with a relation of what happen'd to the author in his travels; particularly his conferences with the Jesuits, and others, in several parts of Europe. Also the history and reasons of his conversion to Christianity, with his objections against it (in defence of paganism) and their answers ...
Title
An historical and geographical description of Formosa ..
Title remainder
Giving an account of the religion, customs, manners &c. of the inhabitants. Together with a relation of what happen'd to the author in his travels; particularly his conferences with the Jesuits, and others, in several parts of Europe. Also the history and reasons of his conversion to Christianity, with his objections against it (in defence of paganism) and their answers ...
Statement of responsibility
By George Psalmanaazaar
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1679?-1763
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Psalmanazar, George
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS895.F7
LC item number
P8 1926
Literary form
non fiction
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Oswald,
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An historical and geographical description of Formosa .. : Giving an account of the religion, customs, manners &c. of the inhabitants. Together with a relation of what happen'd to the author in his travels; particularly his conferences with the Jesuits, and others, in several parts of Europe. Also the history and reasons of his conversion to Christianity, with his objections against it (in defence of paganism) and their answers ..., By George Psalmanaazaar
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This edition is limited to 750 copies in England and the United States of America, of which this is no. 19."
  • A fabrication. The author's real name is unknown. "Psalmanazar ... wrote in Latin, and the main portion of his manuscript was translated by Mr. Oswald ... What was not due to his own imagination he borrowed from Verenius's 'Descriptio regni Japoniæ et Siam' (Amsterdam, 1649) or Candidius's 'Voyages'."--Dict. nat. biog
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31223901448069
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xlviii, 288 p., 16 pl. (1 fold.)
Lccn
27021046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
874589021
Label
An historical and geographical description of Formosa .. : Giving an account of the religion, customs, manners &c. of the inhabitants. Together with a relation of what happen'd to the author in his travels; particularly his conferences with the Jesuits, and others, in several parts of Europe. Also the history and reasons of his conversion to Christianity, with his objections against it (in defence of paganism) and their answers ..., By George Psalmanaazaar
Publication
Note
  • "This edition is limited to 750 copies in England and the United States of America, of which this is no. 19."
  • A fabrication. The author's real name is unknown. "Psalmanazar ... wrote in Latin, and the main portion of his manuscript was translated by Mr. Oswald ... What was not due to his own imagination he borrowed from Verenius's 'Descriptio regni Japoniæ et Siam' (Amsterdam, 1649) or Candidius's 'Voyages'."--Dict. nat. biog
Bar code
31223901448069
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xlviii, 288 p., 16 pl. (1 fold.)
Lccn
27021046
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
874589021

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