The Resource A description of Patagonia, and the adjoining parts of South America : containing an account of the soil, produce, animals, vales, mountains, rivers, lakes, &c. of those countries; the religion, government, policy, customs, dress, arms, and language of the Indian inhabitants; and some particulars relating to Falkland's Islands., by Thomas Falkner, who resided nearly forty years in those parts. Illustrated with a new map of the southern parts of America. Engraved by Mr. Kitchin, hydrographer to His Majesty

A description of Patagonia, and the adjoining parts of South America : containing an account of the soil, produce, animals, vales, mountains, rivers, lakes, &c. of those countries; the religion, government, policy, customs, dress, arms, and language of the Indian inhabitants; and some particulars relating to Falkland's Islands., by Thomas Falkner, who resided nearly forty years in those parts. Illustrated with a new map of the southern parts of America. Engraved by Mr. Kitchin, hydrographer to His Majesty

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A description of Patagonia, and the adjoining parts of South America : containing an account of the soil, produce, animals, vales, mountains, rivers, lakes, &c. of those countries; the religion, government, policy, customs, dress, arms, and language of the Indian inhabitants; and some particulars relating to Falkland's Islands.
Title
A description of Patagonia, and the adjoining parts of South America
Title remainder
containing an account of the soil, produce, animals, vales, mountains, rivers, lakes, &c. of those countries; the religion, government, policy, customs, dress, arms, and language of the Indian inhabitants; and some particulars relating to Falkland's Islands.
Statement of responsibility
by Thomas Falkner, who resided nearly forty years in those parts. Illustrated with a new map of the southern parts of America. Engraved by Mr. Kitchin, hydrographer to His Majesty
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Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
NHi
Citation location within source
  • 3:1927
  • 23734
  • 3:535-536
  • T145289
  • 60
Citation source
  • Brown, J.C. Cat., 1493-1800
  • Sabin
  • Backer-Sommervogel
  • ESTC
  • Furlong Cardiff, G. La personalidad y la obra de Tom├ís Falkner
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1707-1784
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Falkner, Thomas
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
G680
LC item number
.M9
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1742-1823
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Combe, William
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  • Patagonians
  • Indian linguistics
  • Patagonia (Argentina and Chile)
  • Falkland Islands
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A description of Patagonia, and the adjoining parts of South America : containing an account of the soil, produce, animals, vales, mountains, rivers, lakes, &c. of those countries; the religion, government, policy, customs, dress, arms, and language of the Indian inhabitants; and some particulars relating to Falkland's Islands., by Thomas Falkner, who resided nearly forty years in those parts. Illustrated with a new map of the southern parts of America. Engraved by Mr. Kitchin, hydrographer to His Majesty
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Note
  • Edited by William Combe
  • Signatures: pi2 a2 B-2O2 (pi1 verso, pi2 verso, G2 verso, H2 verso blank)
  • Map unnumbered, consisting of two separate leaves (northern and southern sections of Patagonia). Second leaf has title: A new map of the southern parts of America ... London[.] Engraved by Thos. Kitchin, hydrographer to His Majesty. 1772. Publish'd as the Act directs, Decr. 10. 1772. and sold by Thos. Lewis, bookseller, in Russell Street, Covent Garden
  • Preface (p. [1]-23) written by Robert Berkeley
  • Chapter VI: "An account of the language of the inhabitants of these countries." (p. [132]-144)
Extent
1 online resource ([4], iv, 144 pages, [2] folded leaved of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • John Carter Brown Library copy 1 bound in contemporary paper boards. Leaf X1 repaired in lower outside corner, without loss of text.
  • John Carter Brown Library copy 2 bound in contemporary calf. Title page has small label pasted to bottom, giving information about the work.
  • John Carter Brown copy 1 gift of Wilmarth Sheldon Lewis through the Associates of the John Carter Brown Library.
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maps)
Specific material designation
remote
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A description of Patagonia, and the adjoining parts of South America : containing an account of the soil, produce, animals, vales, mountains, rivers, lakes, &c. of those countries; the religion, government, policy, customs, dress, arms, and language of the Indian inhabitants; and some particulars relating to Falkland's Islands., by Thomas Falkner, who resided nearly forty years in those parts. Illustrated with a new map of the southern parts of America. Engraved by Mr. Kitchin, hydrographer to His Majesty
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Publication
Note
  • Edited by William Combe
  • Signatures: pi2 a2 B-2O2 (pi1 verso, pi2 verso, G2 verso, H2 verso blank)
  • Map unnumbered, consisting of two separate leaves (northern and southern sections of Patagonia). Second leaf has title: A new map of the southern parts of America ... London[.] Engraved by Thos. Kitchin, hydrographer to His Majesty. 1772. Publish'd as the Act directs, Decr. 10. 1772. and sold by Thos. Lewis, bookseller, in Russell Street, Covent Garden
  • Preface (p. [1]-23) written by Robert Berkeley
  • Chapter VI: "An account of the language of the inhabitants of these countries." (p. [132]-144)
Extent
1 online resource ([4], iv, 144 pages, [2] folded leaved of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • John Carter Brown Library copy 1 bound in contemporary paper boards. Leaf X1 repaired in lower outside corner, without loss of text.
  • John Carter Brown Library copy 2 bound in contemporary calf. Title page has small label pasted to bottom, giving information about the work.
  • John Carter Brown copy 1 gift of Wilmarth Sheldon Lewis through the Associates of the John Carter Brown Library.
Other physical details
maps)
Specific material designation
remote

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