SICILY, EARTHQUAKE An Account of the Late Terrible Earthquake in Sicily; With Most of its Particulars, 1693
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SICILY, EARTHQUAKE An Account of the Late Terrible Earthquake in Sicily; With Most of its Particulars, 1693
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SICILY, EARTHQUAKE
An Account of the Late Terrible Earthquake in Sicily; With Most of its Particulars, first edition in English, blindstamp on title and final leaf, modern cloth, lacks spine [Wing A316], 8vo, Richard Baldwin, 1693

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  • A report of the earthquake in January 1693, which coincided with an eruption of Mt. Etna. Shocks affected Southern Italy and Malta, but most particularly Sicily where two thirds of the population of Catania were killed.
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