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The antiquities of Italy. Being the travels of the learned and reverend Bernard de Montfaucon, from Paris through Italy, in the years 1698. and 1699. Containing I. An Account of several Antiquities at Vienne, Arles, Nismes, and Marseilles in France. II. The Delights of Italy, viz. Ancient Monuments, Libraries, Statues, Paintings, Tombs, Inscriptions, Epitaphs, Temples, Monasteries, Churches, Palaces, and other Curious Structures, most of them unobserv'd by all other Travellers. III. Collections of Rarities, wonderful Subterraneous Passages and Burial-Places, Old Roads, Gates, &c. with the Description of a Noble Monument found under Ground at Rome, in the Year M.DCC.II. Made English from the Paris edition, of the Latin original. Adorn'd with cuts. The second edition, revis'd throughout with large improvements, and Corrections, communicated by the Author to the Editor John Henley, M. A.

Montfaucon, Bernard de, 1655-1741.
M.DCC.XXV. [1725]
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Diarium Italicum. English


London : printed by D. L. for J. Darby, A. Bettesworth, F. Fayram, R. Gosling, W. Mears, J. Pemberton, C. Rivington, J. Hooke, F. Clay, J. Batley, and E. Symon, M.DCC.XXV. [1725]

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[4],xxviii,331[i.e. 333],[1]p. : ill. ; 2⁰.

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ESTC T147630

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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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