Excerpt from The Life and Adventures of Peter Wilkins, a Cornish Man, Vol. 2 of 2: Relating Particularly, His Shipwreck Near the South Pole; His Wonderful Passage Through a Subterraneous Cavern Into a Kind of New World; His There Meeting With a Gawry, or Flying Woman, Whole Life He Preserved, and Afterwards Married Her Upon examining the contents of another chalk. 1 found a long fcarlet cloak, laced, a cafe of razors, a pair of fciflars, and waving-glafs; a long wig, and two bob-wigs, and laid them by for I was determined, as I might poflibly have no other opportunity, to make my, felf appear as confiderable as I coukl.
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