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rffQE523-V5H-3-SR-38

Department

Special Collections - Rare Books

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Night view of a current of lava, that ran form Mount Vesuvius towards Resina, the 11th of May 1771.

Description

Many people standing on level ground watching lava fall over lip into ravine; clouds of smoke and steam drifting away to right.

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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.

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Image Courtesy of the University of St Andrews Library, ID rffQE523-V5H-3-SR-38

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