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" Naples, at the end of the 17th and beginning of the 18th centuries, the history of which, however, is obscure. "
The British cyclopaedia of the arts, sciences, history, geography ... - Page 88
1838
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Encyclopaedia Americana: A popular dictionary of arts, sciences ..., Volume 1

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...Gilpin brought the art into notice, have adorned their literary works in this manner. (See Engraving^) AquA TOFANA ; a poisonous liquid, which excited extraordinary...centuries, the history of which, however, is obscure. Tolana, a Sicilian woman, seems to have invented it. According to Lobat, after she had murdered many...
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Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 1

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...brought the art into notice, have adorned their literary works in this manner. (See Engraving.) AO_UA TOFANA ; a poisonous liquid, which excited extraordinary...centuries, the history of which, however, is obscure. Tofima, a Sicilian woman, seems to have invented it. According to Lobat, after she had murdered many...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 21

Reuben Percy, John Timbs - Literary Criticism - 1833
...particularly from hot to cold, and from moist to a milder temperature. Aqua Tofana.—This is the name of a poisonous liquid, which excited extraordinary attention...end of the 17th and beginning of the 18th centuries. Tofana, a Sicilian woman, seems to have invented it. According to Lobat, after she had murdered many...
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The Popular Encyclopedia: Being a General Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ...

Sir Daniel Keyte Sandford, Thomas Thomson, Allan Cunningham - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1836
...technical details of the art, see The Complete Aqualinter, by JH Green ; 3d edil, bond. 1810. AQOA TOFANA ; a poisonous liquid, which excited extraordinary...however, is obscure. Tofana, a Sicilian woman, seems to liave invented it. According to Lobat, after slie had murdered талу hundred men, she was strangled,...
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The Popular Encyclopedia: Being a General Dictionary of Arts ..., Volume 1

Thomas Thomson, Allan Cunningham - 1841
...technical details of the art, sec The Complete Aquatinter, by JH Green ; 3d edit. bond. 1810. AJJCIA TOFANA ; a poisonous liquid, which excited extraordinary...to have invented it. According to Lobat, after she liad murdered many hundred men, she was strangled, although on the discovery of lier guilt, she fled...
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A Universal Biographical Dictionary: Containing the Lives of the Most ...

Charles N. Baldwin - Biography - 1842 - 444 pages
...died about the time of the rebellion. EVANS, Abel, generally styled Dr. Evans the Epigrammatist, lived at the end of the 17th and beginning of the 18th centuries. He was bursar to St. John's college, Oxford, vicar of Saint Giles* and appears to have been inti mate...
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The popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw ...

Popular encyclopedia - 1846
...For the technical details of the art, sec The Complete Aquatinter, by JH Green ; 3d edit. Lond. 1810. AQUA TOFANA ; a poisonous liquid, which excited extraordinary attention at Naples, at the end nf the 17th and beginning of the 18th centuries, the history of which, however, is obscure. Tofana,...
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A new general biographical dictionary, projected and partly arranged by H.J ...

New general biographical dictionary - 1848
...who, rather through good fortune and the influence of intrigue than merit, makes a conspicuous figure at the end of the 17th and beginning of the 18th centuries. The son of a pewterer in Anatolia, he became a baltadji, or wood-cutter, in the imperial palace at Constantinople...
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New general biographical dictionary, Volume 5

Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose, Thomas Wright - Biography - 1848
...who, rather through good fortune and the influence of intrigue than merit, makes a conspicuous ñgure at the end of the 17th and beginning of the 18th centuries. The eon of n pewterer in Anatolia, he became a baltadji, or wood-cutter, in the imperial palace at Constantinople...
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