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A voyage in the Indian Ocean and to Bengal, undertaken in the year 1790

A voyage in the Indian Ocean and to Bengal, undertaken in the year 1790

containing an account of the Sechelles-Islands and Trincomale, the character and arts of the people of India, with some remarkable religious rites of the inhabitants of Bengal : to which is added, A voyage in the Red Sea : including a description of Mocha, and of the trade of the Arabs of Yemen : with some particulars of their manners, customs, &c.

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Published by Printed by David Carlisle for W. Pelham & W.P. & L. Blake in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • India -- Description and travel,
  • Indian Ocean,
  • Red Sea Region

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated from the French of L. de Grandpré
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 4300
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination300 p.
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15086283M


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