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London; or, an abridgment of the celebrated Mr. Pennant's description of the British capital, and its environs. Containing, An accurate, succinct, and interesting Account Of the most memorable Revolutions in Politics, Historical Events, Treasons, Fires, Public Executions, Remarkable Murders, and singular Robberies. Critical Observations on the public Buildings; a Review of their History; and a candid Examination of their Perfections and Defects. To which are prefixed, Notes, Additions, and Observations; and four capital plates. By Mr. John Wallis.

  • Pennant, Thomas, 1726-1798.
MDCCXC. [1790]
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Of London. Abridgments


London : printed for the editor: and sold by W. Bentley, No. 22, Fetter-Lane, MDCCXC. [1790]

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[5],14-228p.,plates ; 120.

References note

ESTC N2855

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.


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