The Resource The history of the Caribby-islands : viz. Barbados, St Christophers, St Vincents, Martinico, Dominico, Barbouthos, Monserrat, Mevis, Antego, &c. in all XXVIII in two books : the first containing the natural; the second, the moral history of those islands : illustrated with several pieces of sculpture, representing the most considerable rarities therein described : with a Caribbian-vocabulary, rendred into English by John Davies of Kidwelly

The history of the Caribby-islands : viz. Barbados, St Christophers, St Vincents, Martinico, Dominico, Barbouthos, Monserrat, Mevis, Antego, &c. in all XXVIII in two books : the first containing the natural; the second, the moral history of those islands : illustrated with several pieces of sculpture, representing the most considerable rarities therein described : with a Caribbian-vocabulary, rendred into English by John Davies of Kidwelly

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The history of the Caribby-islands : viz. Barbados, St Christophers, St Vincents, Martinico, Dominico, Barbouthos, Monserrat, Mevis, Antego, &c. in all XXVIII in two books : the first containing the natural; the second, the moral history of those islands : illustrated with several pieces of sculpture, representing the most considerable rarities therein described : with a Caribbian-vocabulary
Title
The history of the Caribby-islands
Title remainder
viz. Barbados, St Christophers, St Vincents, Martinico, Dominico, Barbouthos, Monserrat, Mevis, Antego, &c. in all XXVIII in two books : the first containing the natural; the second, the moral history of those islands : illustrated with several pieces of sculpture, representing the most considerable rarities therein described : with a Caribbian-vocabulary
Statement of responsibility
rendred into English by John Davies of Kidwelly
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
III, p. 147
Citation source
JCB Lib. cat., pre-1675
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1605-1683
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rochefort, Charles de
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
F2001
LC item number
.R67
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1625-1693
  • 1609-1679
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Davies, John
  • Breton, Raymond
  • Tucker, Marcia Brady
  • Stoakes, Charles
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Carib Indians
  • Apalachee Indians
  • Carib language
  • Antilles, Lesser
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The history of the Caribby-islands : viz. Barbados, St Christophers, St Vincents, Martinico, Dominico, Barbouthos, Monserrat, Mevis, Antego, &c. in all XXVIII in two books : the first containing the natural; the second, the moral history of those islands : illustrated with several pieces of sculpture, representing the most considerable rarities therein described : with a Caribbian-vocabulary, rendred into English by John Davies of Kidwelly
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Publication
Note
  • "A translation of the anonymous French edition of 1658"--Sabin, Bibl. amer
  • "Le vocabulaire caraibe parait être du P. Breton."--Barbier, Dict. des ouvrages anon
  • Part 2 has added part t.p
  • "Chap. VIII. By way of digression giving an account of the Apalachites, the nature of their country, their manners, and their ancient and modern religion": p. 228-249
  • "A Caribbian vocabulary," by Raymond Breton, p. [2-11] at end
  • Title within double rules; woodcut head-pieces, initials; side-notes
  • Signatures: A-3A
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Extent
1 online resource ([8], 351, [17] pages, [9] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB c.1 (39088001617653) has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Marcia Brady Tucker. With the Tucker collational ms. pencil annotations on t.p.
  • SCNHRB c.1 has occasional ms. notes in "A Caribbian vocabulary".
  • SCNHRB c.1 bound in recent three-quarters brown leather and cloth boards, marbled endpapers, title in gilt on spine.
  • SCNHRB c.2 (39088012039624) inscribed in ink at top of t.p.: Cha. Stoakes.
  • SCNHRB c.2 stamped on t.p.: 10494.
  • SCNHRB c.2 bound in recent in recent quarter green goatskin and yellow paste-paper boards, marbled edges, title in gilt within black leather spine label; measures 29 cm.
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illustrations (engravings))
Specific material designation
remote
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The history of the Caribby-islands : viz. Barbados, St Christophers, St Vincents, Martinico, Dominico, Barbouthos, Monserrat, Mevis, Antego, &c. in all XXVIII in two books : the first containing the natural; the second, the moral history of those islands : illustrated with several pieces of sculpture, representing the most considerable rarities therein described : with a Caribbian-vocabulary, rendred into English by John Davies of Kidwelly
Link
Publication
Note
  • "A translation of the anonymous French edition of 1658"--Sabin, Bibl. amer
  • "Le vocabulaire caraibe parait être du P. Breton."--Barbier, Dict. des ouvrages anon
  • Part 2 has added part t.p
  • "Chap. VIII. By way of digression giving an account of the Apalachites, the nature of their country, their manners, and their ancient and modern religion": p. 228-249
  • "A Caribbian vocabulary," by Raymond Breton, p. [2-11] at end
  • Title within double rules; woodcut head-pieces, initials; side-notes
  • Signatures: A-3A
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Extent
1 online resource ([8], 351, [17] pages, [9] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • SCNHRB c.1 (39088001617653) has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Gift of Marcia Brady Tucker. With the Tucker collational ms. pencil annotations on t.p.
  • SCNHRB c.1 has occasional ms. notes in "A Caribbian vocabulary".
  • SCNHRB c.1 bound in recent three-quarters brown leather and cloth boards, marbled endpapers, title in gilt on spine.
  • SCNHRB c.2 (39088012039624) inscribed in ink at top of t.p.: Cha. Stoakes.
  • SCNHRB c.2 stamped on t.p.: 10494.
  • SCNHRB c.2 bound in recent in recent quarter green goatskin and yellow paste-paper boards, marbled edges, title in gilt within black leather spine label; measures 29 cm.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings))
Specific material designation
remote

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