Eruption of Mount Vesuvius.

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From the Photographic Books Collection Collection Collection
Part of Campi Phlegraei. Observations on the volcanos of the two Sicilies as they have been communicated to the Royal Society of London. Parent record level Album/Book/Portfolio

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rffQE523-V5H3-SR-sup-3

Department

Special Collections - Rare Books

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View of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, Monday morning August the 9th 1779 and of the magnificent column of smoke.

Description

Women and child looking across bay to cone shaped volcano throwing out rocks and erupting a column of ash; boats in water.

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Date

1776

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Acknowledgement

Image courtesy of University of St Andrews Library.

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Free of known copyright restrictions. Image supply fees may still apply.

Credit Line

Image Courtesy of the University of St Andrews Library, ID rffQE523-V5H3-SR-sup-3

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