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The Travels and adventures by sea and land of Baron Munchausen, containing his Expedition into Africa, Destroys a thousand lions, Feasts on live bulls, Is scalp'd and roasted by savages in the wilds of North America, The baron wrecked on an island of ice, Builds a cast-iron bridge of one arch from the interior of Africa to England : also, an account of his celebrated voyage to the moon & dog-star.

Publication:
Baltimore : C.V. Nickerson, 1831.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (viii, 92 pages, 3 unnumbered leaves of plates) : illustrations (some color).
Edition:
Twenty-fifth American edition, enlarged, corrected and improved.
Series:
Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Children's Literature and Childhood.
Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Children's Literature and Childhood
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Other Title:
Travels and adventures of the renowned Baron Munchausen
Surprising adventures of Baron Munchausen
Subjects:
Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction.
Interplanetary voyages.
Children's stories.
Adventure stories.
Notes:
"Humbly dedicated without permission to his illustrious grandson the Hon. Basil H***! Munchausen, R.N."
"Containing his expedition into Africa -- Destroys a thousand lions -- Feasts of live bulls -- Is scalp't and roasted by savages in the wilds of North America -- The baron wrecked on an island of ice -- Builds a cast iron bridge of one arch from the interior of Africa to England."
On cover: Nickerson's edition.
Reproduction of the original from the American Antiquarian Society.
Contains:
Expedition into Africa.
Destroys a thousand lions.
Feasts of live bulls.
Is scalp'd and roasted by savages in the wilds of North America.
baron wrecked on an island of ice.
Builds a cast iron bridge of one arch from the interior of Africa to England.
OCLC:
905338150
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.