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The Feejee Mermaid and Other Essays in Natural and Unnatural History
Limited preview - 1999
Æneid Æschylus antient appears benesit Cæfar called Canary Islands character Cicero contains court criticism desects desence divine doctrine elegant endeavours England English excellent facred faid fame fatire favour fays France French Gaul genius give Gran Canaria Greek Harduin head Holwell honour island Jamaica justice Kamtschatka kind king land language late laws learned letter lise lord lord Clive lucerne manner matter means medals mentioned merit method Mhir Jaffier mind nabob nation nature never observations opinion painter pamphlet performance perhaps persect person piece plants Plutarch poem poet poetical poetry polytheism Pompey present preserence prince principles proper prosession published racter reader reason regard reign religion remarks Roman seems seet shew Sophocles Spain Spanish spirit stile supposed suture Tacitus things thor thoufand tion translation treats truth univerfally usesul virtue volume whole words writer