An historical and geographical description of Formosa ... Giving an account of the religion, customs, manners &c. of the inhabitants. Together with a relation of what happen'd to the author in his travels; particularly his conferences with the Jesuits,

; Oswald, Mr
London, R. Holden, 1926.

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
Catholic
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
DS895.F7 P97 Off-site
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George Mason
Fenwick stacks
DS895.F7 P8 1926 Available Request
Georgetown
Off-Campus Shelving
DS895.F7 P8 1926 Available Request
Other Authors Oswald,
Subjects Apologetics.
Taiwan.
Description xlviii, 288 p. 16 pl. (1 fold.) 25 cm.
Notes "This edition is limited to 750 copies in England and the United States of America, of which this is no. 19."
A fabrication. The author's real name is unknown. "Psalmanazar ... wrote in Latin, and the main portion of his manuscript was translated by Mr. Oswald ... What was not due to his own imagination he borrowed from Verenius's 'Descriptio regni Japoni et Siam' (Amsterdam, 1649) or Candidius's 'Voyages'."--Dict. nat. biog.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)02161984
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