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Title
An interesting narrative of the travels of James Bruce, Esq. into Abyssinia, to discover the source of the Nile / abridged from the original work by Samuel Shaw.
Shaw's abridgement of Bruce's travels
Travels to discover the source of the Nile. Selections
Name/Creator
Bruce, James, 1730-1794, creator
Shaw, Samuel.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:2925280 
Location
Tozzer

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for H.D. Symonds
Language
English
Description
vii, [1], 372 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. (8vo in 4s)
Form/Genre
text

print

Early works to 1800
Subject
Bruce, James , 1730-1794 -- Travel -- Ethiopia ;  Ethiopia -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800 ;  Ethiopia -- History ;  Nile River Valley -- Discovery and exploration -- British ;  Blue Nile River (Ethiopia and Sudan) -- Discovery and exploration -- British

Category
Africa

Sudan

Ethiopia

Nile River Valley

Note
Date cited from BMC.

4th ed. by Symonds dated 1800. Cf. Nat. Union Ct. Pre-56 imprints.

T.p. verso (p. [ii]) and p. [viii] blank.