The Vegetable Lamb of Tartary A Curious Fable of the Cotton Plant
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The Vegetable Lamb of Tartary A Curious Fable of the Cotton Plant

By H. W. (Henry William) Lee
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  • THE VEGETABLE LAMB OF TARTARY; A Curious Fable of the Cotton Plant.
  • CONTENTS.
  • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS.
  • PREFACE.
  • CHAPTER I. THE FABLE AND ITS INTERPRETATION.
  • CHAPTER II. The History of Cotton and its Introduction into Europe.
  • APPENDIX.
    • A (p. 2). Sir John Mandeville.
    • B (p. 8). Odoricus of Friuli.
    • C (p. 11). Sigismund von Herberstein.
    • D (p. 14). Julius Cæsar Scaliger.
    • E (p. 21). Jans Janszoon Strauss, otherwise Jean de Struys.
    • F (p. 28). John Bell of Autermony.
    • G (p. 52). The Three Black Crows. By Dr. John Byrom.
    • H (p. 71). The Destruction of the Alexandrine Library.
  • INDEX.
  • Transcriber’s Notes
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