Letter VI. Of Travelling

Title Letter VI. Of Travelling
in Letters Describing the Character and Customs of the English and French Nations. With a Curious Essay on Travellinge; and a Criticism on Boileau's Description of Paris
Date 1726
Publisher Tho. Edlin
Type Section in a travel account
Physical Description 8°, pp. 416.
Language English
Content Criticism of Travel
Moral considerations of travel
National characters and manners
Notes'Of Travelling' warns against the possible corrupting effects travels. The letter occurs at pp. 211-61 and is Letter six of seven.

This edition is an anonymous English translation of Muralt's 'Lettres sur les Anglois et les François, et sur les voiages' (1725), described elsewhere in this database.

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