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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 Psalamanaazaar, a native of the said island ..

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 Psalamanaazaar, a native of the said island ..

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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 ...
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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 ...
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By George Psalamanaazaar, a native of the said island ..
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Language
eng
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1679?-1763
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Psalmanazar, George
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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 Psalamanaazaar, a native of the said island ..
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Note
  • Pages 328-331 incorrectly numbered 128-131
  • 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 Varenius's 'Descriptio regni Japoni et Siam' (Amsterdam, 1649) or Candidius's 'Voyages'."--Dict. nat. biog
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20 cm.
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4 p. l., xiv p., 1 l., 331, [5] p.
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05006686
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16 pl.
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  • 531825-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)531825
  • (Sirsi) o02949412
  • (OCoLC)2949412
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 Psalamanaazaar, a native of the said island ..
Publication
Note
  • Pages 328-331 incorrectly numbered 128-131
  • 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 Varenius's 'Descriptio regni Japoni et Siam' (Amsterdam, 1649) or Candidius's 'Voyages'."--Dict. nat. biog
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
4 p. l., xiv p., 1 l., 331, [5] p.
Lccn
05006686
Other physical details
16 pl.
System control number
  • 531825-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)531825
  • (Sirsi) o02949412
  • (OCoLC)2949412

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