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NARRATIVE
EXTRAORDINARY ADVENTURES,

OF THE

AND

OF

SUFFERINGS BY SHIPWRECK & IMPRISONMENT,
DONALD CAMPBELL, Esq.

OF BARBRECK.

· WITH THE SINGULAR HUMORS OF HIS TARTAR GUIDE,

Hassan Artaz.

COMPRISING

IN AN

The Occurrences of Four Years, and Five Days,
OVERLAND JOURNEY

TO INDIA.

IN A SERIES OF LETTERS'go' HIS-SON.

$. What is this world? Thy'schcól, Onivery !
"" Our only lesson is, to learn to suffer ;
" And he who knows not that, was born for nothing."

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PRINTED BY L. NICHOLS & co.
FOR EVERT DUYCKINCK, BOOKSELLER,
NO. 110 PEARL-STREET.

1801,

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The events related in the following pages, naturally became a frequent subject of conversation with my children and my friends. They felt so much satisfaction at the accounts which I gave them, that they repeatedly urged me to commit the whole to pa. per; and their affectionate partiality induced them to suppose, that the narrative would be, not only agreeable to them, but interesting to the publica : In complying with their solicitations; 7 am:för frän heing confident that the success of myeraits uz justify their hopes : I trust, however, that too much will not be expected, in regard to literary composition from a person whose life has been principally devoted to the duties of a soldier and the service of his country....and that a scrupulous adherence to truth, will compensate for many blemishes in style and arrangement.

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