Cannibals Shocking True Tales of the Last Taboo on Land and at Sea by Joseph Cummins

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  • Sociology,
  • Customs & Traditions,
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Number of Pages288
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ISBN 101592284531
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Of Cannibals was translated inalong with Montaigne's other essays, by the gifted English translator John Florio, who also translated works from Italian and compiled one of the first printed foreign-language dictionaries, A World of Words ().

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