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Peruvian tales : related in one thousand and one hours, by one of the select virgins of Cusco, to the Ynca of Peru, to dissuade him from a resolution he had taken to destroy himself by poison. / translated from the French by Samuel Humphreys ...

Author/Creator:
Gueullette, Thomas-Simon, 1683-1766.
Publication:
London : Printed for Harrison and Co..., 1786.
Format/Description:
Book
3 v. (vii, [8]-268 p., [8] leaves of plates) : ill. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
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Standardized Title:
Mille et une heures, contes peruviens. English
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
Volume 3 (p. [185]-268) by John Kelly.
Translation of: Les mille et une heures, contes peruviens.
Printed in double columns.
Also issued as a part of: The Novelist's magazine, vol. 21, London, 1780-88.
Translator's preface" (p. [iii]-vii) signed: S. Humphreys. May 1, 1734.
"The French author of the two former volumes of these Tales, has by death been prevented from obliging the public with a third ... I undertook to carry on the plan, and conclude what was keft unfinished ..."--Preface to "volume the third", p. [185], signed J. K. [i.e. John Kelly].
Penn Provenance:
Round, J. H. (bookplate)
Mendenhall, John C. (donor)
Penn Chronology:
1786
Cited in:
ESTC (RLIN) T91174
Contributor:
Humphreys, Samuel, 1698?-1738.
Kelly, John, 1680?-1751.
Collection of British and American Fiction, 1660-1830 (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
12435194