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The wonders of nature and art; : being an account of whatever is most curious and remarkable throughout the world; whether relating to its animals, vegetables, minerals, volcanoes, cataracts, hot and cold springs, and other parts of natural history; or, to the buildings, manufactures, inventions, and discoveries of its inhabitants. The whole collected from the writings of the best historians, travellers, geographers, and philosophers, among which are some original manuscripts; interspersed with pious observations and reflections; illustrated with notes, and adorned with copper-plates.
- MDCCLXVIII. 
About this work
London : Printed for Newbery and Carnan, Sons and successors to the late Mr. John Newbery, at the Bible and Sun, no. 65, the north side of St. Paul's Church-yard, MDCCLXVIII. 
6 volumes : illustrations (copper-engravings) ; 12mo (18 cm)
The second edition.
Copper-engraved plates (some folded).
Copy 2 Vols. 1, 2, 4 Supplier/Donor: National Trust. Note: Bound in 18th century calf, red goatskin spine labels. Ownership inscription of Ann Milicent Clarke on front pastedowns.
Roscoe, S. Newbery, A637
Roscoe, A637 (2)
- Vol. 5 only
- Vols. 1, 2 and 4 only