A comparison between old Rome in its glory as to the extent and populousness, and London as it is at present. By a person of quality, a native of France. by SoulignГ© de

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 6984, no. 05.
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Number of Pages148
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[Souligné, de.]. A comparison between old Rome in it's glory: as to the extent and populousness of it and London as at present. The second edition. To which is added a comparison between the beauties and advantages of old Rome, and London.

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Old Rome and London compared: the first in its full glory, and the last in its present state. By which it plainly Appears, That Lipsivs and Vossivs are Egregiously Mistaken, in their Over-Stretched, Fulsom, and Hyperbolical Account of Old Rome ; And That London, as it is at Present, Exceeds it much in its Extent, Populousness and many other Advantages.

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