Curious observations : upon the manners, customs, usages, different languages, government, mythology, chronology, antient and modern geography, ceremonies, religion, mechanics, astronomy, medicine, physics, natural history, commerce, arts, and sciences, of the several nations of Asia, Africa, and America / Translated from the French of M. L'Abbe Lambert...Language: English Original language: French Publisher: London : Printed for G. Woodfall, at the King's-Arms, Charing-Cross, W. Russel, at Horace's-Head, without Temple-Bar, and W. Meyer, in May's-Buildings, St. Martin's-Lane, .Description: 2v. (, iv, 411 ; , 404 p.) ; 21 cm.Subject(s): Manners and customs -- Early works to 1800 | Asia -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800 | Africa -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800 | America -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800Ownership: From the library of Henry Christy, 1810-1865
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|Book||British Museum||Africa Oceania and the Americas||Rare||B.3.F.13 [V.1] (Browse shelf(Opens below))||1||Available||00000749|
|Book||British Museum||Africa Oceania and the Americas||Rare||B.3.F.14 [V.2] (Browse shelf(Opens below))||1||Available||00000750|
Date taken from ESTC record T115716 from note "Advertised in the 'London Evening Post' 25-28 July, 1752. "This day were publish'd ..". ".
From the library of Henry Christy, 1810-1865. UkLoBM
Both volumes in slipcase.
With MS initials of flyleaves of both volumes: RB.
 p. contents for vol. 1 bound in vol. 1 instead of in vol. 2.