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A NEW UNIVERSAL HISTORY OF THE RELIGIOUS RITES, CEREMONIES, AND CUSTOMS OF THE WHOLE WORLD: OR A COMPLETE AND IMPARTIAL VIEW OF ALL THE RELIGIONS
Alexander Hogg [1785], London - Folio (9" x 14") bound in contemporary calf-backed boards; 704, xii [4] pages. Illustrated with 60 copper engravings. Hurd covers, among others, the modern Jews, the Japanese, and the Native Americans of Canada, California, and Florida: "The inhabitants of Florida are idolators, and acknowledge the sun and moon for deities." Wonderful plates including natives of the Caribee Islands feasting on human flesh. Joints split but tight. Faint stain affecting some pages, some toning. Very Good copy [Attributes: Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB]
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