The Resource A voyage round the world, in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788,, by J.F.G. de La Pérouse: published conformably to the decree of the National assembly, of the 22d of April, 1791, and edited by M.L.A. Milet-Mureau ... Translated from the French

A voyage round the world, in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788,, by J.F.G. de La Pérouse: published conformably to the decree of the National assembly, of the 22d of April, 1791, and edited by M.L.A. Milet-Mureau ... Translated from the French

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A voyage round the world, in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788,
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A voyage round the world, in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788,
Statement of responsibility
by J.F.G. de La Pérouse: published conformably to the decree of the National assembly, of the 22d of April, 1791, and edited by M.L.A. Milet-Mureau ... Translated from the French
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Contributor
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
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Citation location within source
  • 38963
  • 2200
  • III:3984
  • T113288
Citation source
  • Sabin
  • Pilling, J.C. North American Indians
  • Brown, J.C. Cat., 1493-1800
  • ESTC
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1741-1788
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La Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
G420
LC item number
.L22
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1756-1825
  • 1750-1820
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  • Milet-Mureau, L. A.
  • Mourelle de la Rúa, Francisco Antonio
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  • Boussole (Frigate)
  • Astrolabe (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, in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788,, by J.F.G. de La Pérouse: published conformably to the decree of the National assembly, of the 22d of April, 1791, and edited by M.L.A. Milet-Mureau ... Translated from the French
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  • Translation of: Voyage de La Pérouse autour du monde; a different translation than that of the London : G.G. & J. Robinson, 1798 edition
  • Vol. 2, chap. 11, describes a visit to Monterey and the mission San Carlos; chap. 12, includes an account of the vocabulary of the Indians adjacent to Monterey
  • Includes also, "Narrative of an interesting voyage in the frigate La Princesa, from Manilla to San Blaz, in 1780 and 1781", by Francisco Antonio Maurelle, v.1, p. 340-439
  • Pagination: v. 1: x, [2], 532 p., [4] leaves of plates (3 folded); v. 2: x, 498 p.; v. 3: viii, 446, 60 p., [11] leaves of plates (8 folded)
  • Signatures: v. 1: A B-2L 2M2; v. 3: [A] B-2F (-2F8) a-b d-h i2
  • Errata: v. 1: p. [2], 2nd group; v. 3: p. viii, 1st group
  • Includes selections of vocabulary in the Ecclemach and Port des Français languages in vol. 2; these languages would appear to be part of the Wakashan group of languages spoken on the Pacific Northwest coast. Also in vol. 2 is a selection of vocabulary in the language of the inhabitants of Tchoka island, which is identified as located near the Kamchatka Peninsula
Extent
1 online resource (3 v.
Form of item
online
Note
  • John Carter Brown Library copy imperfect: wanting vol. 2.
  • John Carter Brown Library copy bound in contemporary treed calf.
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illustrations, maps, port.)
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remote
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A voyage round the world, in the years 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788,, by J.F.G. de La Pérouse: published conformably to the decree of the National assembly, of the 22d of April, 1791, and edited by M.L.A. Milet-Mureau ... Translated from the French
Link
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Voyage de La Pérouse autour du monde; a different translation than that of the London : G.G. & J. Robinson, 1798 edition
  • Vol. 2, chap. 11, describes a visit to Monterey and the mission San Carlos; chap. 12, includes an account of the vocabulary of the Indians adjacent to Monterey
  • Includes also, "Narrative of an interesting voyage in the frigate La Princesa, from Manilla to San Blaz, in 1780 and 1781", by Francisco Antonio Maurelle, v.1, p. 340-439
  • Pagination: v. 1: x, [2], 532 p., [4] leaves of plates (3 folded); v. 2: x, 498 p.; v. 3: viii, 446, 60 p., [11] leaves of plates (8 folded)
  • Signatures: v. 1: A B-2L 2M2; v. 3: [A] B-2F (-2F8) a-b d-h i2
  • Errata: v. 1: p. [2], 2nd group; v. 3: p. viii, 1st group
  • Includes selections of vocabulary in the Ecclemach and Port des Français languages in vol. 2; these languages would appear to be part of the Wakashan group of languages spoken on the Pacific Northwest coast. Also in vol. 2 is a selection of vocabulary in the language of the inhabitants of Tchoka island, which is identified as located near the Kamchatka Peninsula
Extent
1 online resource (3 v.
Form of item
online
Note
  • John Carter Brown Library copy imperfect: wanting vol. 2.
  • John Carter Brown Library copy bound in contemporary treed calf.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, port.)
Specific material designation
remote

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