The Resource Journal of a second voyage for the discovery of a north-west passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; : performed in the years 1821-22-23, in His Majesty's ships Fury and Hecla,, under the orders of Captain William Edward Parry, R.N., F.R.S., and commander of the expedition. Illustrated by numerous plates. Published by authority of the Lord Commissioners of the Admiralty

Journal of a second voyage for the discovery of a north-west passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; : performed in the years 1821-22-23, in His Majesty's ships Fury and Hecla,, under the orders of Captain William Edward Parry, R.N., F.R.S., and commander of the expedition. Illustrated by numerous plates. Published by authority of the Lord Commissioners of the Admiralty

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Journal of a second voyage for the discovery of a north-west passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; : performed in the years 1821-22-23, in His Majesty's ships Fury and Hecla,
Title
Journal of a second voyage for the discovery of a north-west passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific;
Title remainder
performed in the years 1821-22-23, in His Majesty's ships Fury and Hecla,
Statement of responsibility
under the orders of Captain William Edward Parry, R.N., F.R.S., and commander of the expedition. Illustrated by numerous plates. Published by authority of the Lord Commissioners of the Admiralty
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
58864
Citation source
Sabin
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1790-1855
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parry, William Edward
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • music
Index
no index present
LC call number
G635.P3
LC item number
A3 vol. 5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parry, William Edward
  • Fury (Ship)
  • Hecla (Ship)
  • Eskimos
  • Arctic peoples
  • Natural history
  • Inuit language
  • Inupiaq dialect
  • Indian linguistics
  • Indian linguistics
  • Arctic regions
  • Northwest Passage
Label
Journal of a second voyage for the discovery of a north-west passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; : performed in the years 1821-22-23, in His Majesty's ships Fury and Hecla,, under the orders of Captain William Edward Parry, R.N., F.R.S., and commander of the expedition. Illustrated by numerous plates. Published by authority of the Lord Commissioners of the Admiralty
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Publication
Note
  • "London: printed by W. Clowes, Northumberland-Court": verso of title page leaf and colophon, p. [1], 5th count
  • "Some further account of the Esquimaux of Melville Peninsula and the adjoining islands: more particularly Winter Island and Igloolik", p. 492-558, contains remarks on pronunciation, noun formation, verb conjugations, prepositions, gestural communication, numerals 1-10 in the Inuit language, temporal and calendrical terms, and colors
  • Contains a sample of Eskimo music: p. 542
  • "Vocabulary of Esquimaux words and sentences": p. [559]-571
  • Signatures: [A] a-d (d4 verso blank) B-4C 4D2
  • Errata: p. [1], 5th count
  • All plates unnumbered except for those numbered no. 1-4 following 4 folded naval charts bound after p. [1], 5th count
Extent
1 online resource ([8], xxx, [2], 571, [1] pages, [39] leaves of plates (8 folded)
Form of item
online
Note
John Carter Brown Library copy bound in contemporary full treed calf.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, music)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Journal of a second voyage for the discovery of a north-west passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; : performed in the years 1821-22-23, in His Majesty's ships Fury and Hecla,, under the orders of Captain William Edward Parry, R.N., F.R.S., and commander of the expedition. Illustrated by numerous plates. Published by authority of the Lord Commissioners of the Admiralty
Link
Publication
Note
  • "London: printed by W. Clowes, Northumberland-Court": verso of title page leaf and colophon, p. [1], 5th count
  • "Some further account of the Esquimaux of Melville Peninsula and the adjoining islands: more particularly Winter Island and Igloolik", p. 492-558, contains remarks on pronunciation, noun formation, verb conjugations, prepositions, gestural communication, numerals 1-10 in the Inuit language, temporal and calendrical terms, and colors
  • Contains a sample of Eskimo music: p. 542
  • "Vocabulary of Esquimaux words and sentences": p. [559]-571
  • Signatures: [A] a-d (d4 verso blank) B-4C 4D2
  • Errata: p. [1], 5th count
  • All plates unnumbered except for those numbered no. 1-4 following 4 folded naval charts bound after p. [1], 5th count
Extent
1 online resource ([8], xxx, [2], 571, [1] pages, [39] leaves of plates (8 folded)
Form of item
online
Note
John Carter Brown Library copy bound in contemporary full treed calf.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, music)
Specific material designation
remote

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