The Resource A voyage round the world: which was peformed [sic] in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788,, by M. de La Peyrouse: abridged from the original French journal of M. de La Peyrouse, which was lately published by M. Milet-Mureau, in obedience to an order from the French government. To which are added: A voyage from Manilla to California, by Don Antonio Maurelle: and An abstract of the voyage and discoveries of the late Captain G. Vancouver. Embellished with four fine engravings

A voyage round the world: which was peformed [sic] in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788,, by M. de La Peyrouse: abridged from the original French journal of M. de La Peyrouse, which was lately published by M. Milet-Mureau, in obedience to an order from the French government. To which are added: A voyage from Manilla to California, by Don Antonio Maurelle: and An abstract of the voyage and discoveries of the late Captain G. Vancouver. Embellished with four fine engravings

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A voyage round the world: which was peformed [sic] in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788,
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A voyage round the world: which was peformed [sic] in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788,
Statement of responsibility
by M. de La Peyrouse: abridged from the original French journal of M. de La Peyrouse, which was lately published by M. Milet-Mureau, in obedience to an order from the French government. To which are added: A voyage from Manilla to California, by Don Antonio Maurelle: and An abstract of the voyage and discoveries of the late Captain G. Vancouver. Embellished with four fine engravings
Title variation
Voyage round the world: which was peformed in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engwakypk
  • frewakypk
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
Citation location within source
  • 38967
  • 6612b
  • T175588
Citation source
  • Sabin
  • Wickersham, J. Bib. Alaskan lit.
  • ESTC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1741-1788
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
La Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1756-1825
  • 1750-1820
  • 1757-1798
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Milet-Mureau, L. A.
  • Mourelle de la Rúa, Francisco Antonio
  • Vancouver, George
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astrolabe (Frigate)
  • Boussole (Frigate)
  • Voyages around the world
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Wakashan languages
  • Eskimo languages
  • Indian linguistics
  • Indian linguistics
  • Northwest Coast of North America
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A voyage round the world: which was peformed [sic] in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788,, by M. de La Peyrouse: abridged from the original French journal of M. de La Peyrouse, which was lately published by M. Milet-Mureau, in obedience to an order from the French government. To which are added: A voyage from Manilla to California, by Don Antonio Maurelle: and An abstract of the voyage and discoveries of the late Captain G. Vancouver. Embellished with four fine engravings
Link
https://archive.org/details/voyageroundworld00lapr
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Publication
Note
  • Abridged English translation of: Voyage de La Pérouse autour du monde, first printed Paris, 1797
  • "Abstract of a narrative of an interesting voyage from Manilla ...to San Blaz ... in 1781 and 1782", translated from the Spanish of Don Antonio Maurelle: p. [261]-291
  • "Short abstract of a voyage of discovery to the north Pacific Ocean, and round the world ... in the years 1790, 1791, 1792, 1793, 1794, and 1795" by Captain George Vancouver: p. [293]-336
  • Includes selections of vocabulary in the Port des Français language, p. 65, and in the Ecclemach language, p. 92-94; these languages would appear to be part of the Wakashan group of languages spoken on the Pacific Northwest coast. There is a selection of vocabulary in the language of the inhabitants of Tchoka island, p. 184-191, which is identified as located near the Kamchatka Peninsula
  • Signatures: pi2 (pi1, pi2 versos blank) a A-K 2K L-2D (2B3 missigned 2B2) (U5, X3, 2A2, 2A3 versos blank)
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 336 pages, [4] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Form of item
online
Note
John Carter Brown Library copy half bound in contemporary calf with marbled boards.
Other physical details
illustrations, map)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A voyage round the world: which was peformed [sic] in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788,, by M. de La Peyrouse: abridged from the original French journal of M. de La Peyrouse, which was lately published by M. Milet-Mureau, in obedience to an order from the French government. To which are added: A voyage from Manilla to California, by Don Antonio Maurelle: and An abstract of the voyage and discoveries of the late Captain G. Vancouver. Embellished with four fine engravings
Link
https://archive.org/details/voyageroundworld00lapr
Publication
Note
  • Abridged English translation of: Voyage de La Pérouse autour du monde, first printed Paris, 1797
  • "Abstract of a narrative of an interesting voyage from Manilla ...to San Blaz ... in 1781 and 1782", translated from the Spanish of Don Antonio Maurelle: p. [261]-291
  • "Short abstract of a voyage of discovery to the north Pacific Ocean, and round the world ... in the years 1790, 1791, 1792, 1793, 1794, and 1795" by Captain George Vancouver: p. [293]-336
  • Includes selections of vocabulary in the Port des Français language, p. 65, and in the Ecclemach language, p. 92-94; these languages would appear to be part of the Wakashan group of languages spoken on the Pacific Northwest coast. There is a selection of vocabulary in the language of the inhabitants of Tchoka island, p. 184-191, which is identified as located near the Kamchatka Peninsula
  • Signatures: pi2 (pi1, pi2 versos blank) a A-K 2K L-2D (2B3 missigned 2B2) (U5, X3, 2A2, 2A3 versos blank)
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 336 pages, [4] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Form of item
online
Note
John Carter Brown Library copy half bound in contemporary calf with marbled boards.
Other physical details
illustrations, map)
Specific material designation
remote

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