Eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, 1761

Eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, 1761

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Caption: View of the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, which began on 23rd December 1760, dated 5th January 1761. Taken from the original painting by Mr Fabris. Image taken from Campi Phlegraei. Observations on the Volcanos of the Two Sicilies to which a map is annexed, with 54 plates illuminated, from drawings taken and colour'd after Nature, under the inspection of the Author, by the Editor P. Fabris, etc. . Originally published in Naples, 1776 Author Right Hon Sir William Hamilton, Illustrated by Peter Fabris.

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