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" The life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish Man ; relating particularly, his shipwreck near the South Pole, his wonderful passage thro' a subterraneous cavern into a kind of new world, his there meeting with a gawry or flying woman, whose life... "
Bibliotheca Cornubiensis: P-Z - Page 420
by George Clement Boase, William Prideaux Courtney - 1878
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Carruthers - English language - 1830
...unbroken obscurity. The title of Paltock's story mny serve for an index to its nature and incidents: ' briar entwines it around. Not ቀ through a subterraneous Cavern into a kind of New VVorld ; his there meeting with a Gawrey, or Flying...
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Dyce Collection: Printed books, L to Z

South Kensington Museum. Dyce Collection, John Forster - Bibliography - 1875
...the editor ; and an introduction by J. Payne Collier. 8vo. Oldenburg. 1857. 10,609 WILKINS, PETER. The Life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish...relating particularly, his shipwreck near the South Pole . . . Taken from his own mouth, in his passage to England . . . in the ship Hector . . . By RS a Passenger...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Carruthers - Authors, American - 1881
...unbroken obscurity. The title of Pal lock's story may serve for an index to its nature and incidents: ' The Life and Adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish...Man: relating particularly his Shipwreck near the Soutli Pole; his -wonderful Passage through a subterraneous Cavern into a kind of New World ; his there...
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English Language and Literary Criticism: English prose

James Baldwin - English language - 1883
...Peter Wilkins : relating particularly Ms Shipwreck near tlie South Pole; his wonderful Passage through a subterraneous Cavern into a Kind of New World; his there meeting with a Gawrey or Flying Woman, whose Life he preserved, and afterwards marricd her; his extraordinary Conveyancc...
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The Bookworm: An Illustrated Treasury of Old-time Literature

Bibliography - 1890
...title-page of the book set forth that it contained the life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornishman, " Relating particularly His Shipwreck near the South Pole, his wonderful passage thro' a subterranean cavern into a kind of New World ; his there meeting with a Gawry or flying woman, whose...
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The Bookworm: An Illustrated Treasury of Old-time Literature

Bibliography - 1890
...title-page of the book set forth that it contained the life and adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornishman, " Relating particularly His Shipwreck near the South Pole, his wonderful passage thro' a subterranean cavern into a kind of New World ; his there meeting with a Gawry or flying woman, whose...
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A guide to British and American novels: being a comprehensive manual of all ...

Percy Russell - American fiction - 1895 - 314 pages
...Cornish man, and relates particularly to his shipwreck near the South Pole, his wonderful passage through a subterraneous cavern into a kind of new world ; his there meeting with a gawrey, or flying woman, whose life he preserved, and afterwards married her ; and, finally, his extraordinary...
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Literarhistorische Forschungen, Issues 6-10

Josef Schick - Literature - 1898
...abgekürztem Titel auf besonderem Blatte: Text 8. 3—140. Über den Verfasser siebe liier Nr. 15. 28. The Life and Adventures of Peter Wilkins. a Cornish Man: Relating particularly, Itis Shipwreek near the South-Pole, bis wonderful Passage thro" a subterraneous Cavern into a Kind...
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Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History Critical ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers, David Patrick - Authors, English - 1902 - 832 pages
...Paltock's masterpiece may serve for an index to its nature and incidents : The Life and Adventures of Pitir Wilkins, a Cornish Man : ' relating particularly,...meeting with a Gawry, or flying woman, whose Life he preserrd, and afterwards married her ; his extraordinary Conveyance to the Country of Glumms and Cawrys,...
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Catalogue of the Books

1915
...Washington and Philadelphia, Printed and Published by G. Palmer, 1814-1816. 4 volumes. 8vo. PALTOCK, ROBERT. THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF PETER WILKINS, A Cornish...thro' a subterraneous Cavern into a kind of new World. By RS, a Passenger in the "Hector." In Two Volumes. First Edition, with very finely engraved copper...
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