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Appendix 1

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This appendix section of the book titled The Great Ocean of Knowledge: The Influence of Travel Literature on the Work of John Locke contains a selective list of Locke's Travel Books that relates principally to books that are cited in the text. It refers mainly to books named in Harrison and Laslett. There are some exceptions, such as Vossius, De Nili which does not appear in Harrison and Laslett although Locke cites it. Locke had books concerning to almost every continent. He had a large collection of books on Asia including some of the most up to date. The Near East was of considerable interest to him. The Pacific was still little known, but Locke had a copy of Tasman's Voyage toward the South Terra Incognita.

Keywords:John Locke; Laslett; travel literature; Vossius



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