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Night view of a current of lava, that ran form Mount Vesuvius towards Resina, the 11th of May 1771.
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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Image courtesy of University of St Andrews Library.
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Image Courtesy of the University of St Andrews Library, ID rffQE523-V5H-3-SR-38