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Kalm, Pehr, 1716-1779.
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Travels into North America : containing its natural history, and a circumstantial account of its plantations and agriculture in general, with the civil, ecclesiastical and commercial state of the country, the manners of the inhabitants, and several curious and important remarks on various subjects / by Peter Kalm, Professor of Oeconomy in the University of Aobo in Swedish Finland, and member of the Swedish Royal Academy of Sciences ; translated into English by John Reinhold Forster, F.A.S. Enriched with a map, several cuts for the illustration of natural history, and some additional notes...
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Soulsby no. 2586d

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Printed by William Eyres
Place of publication:
Warrington
Publishing year:
1770-1771
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Physical description:
3 volumes : ill., map ; (8o)
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Language(s):
English

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Vols. 2-3 are dated 1771, and both imprints read: 'London: printed for the editor; and sold by T. Lowndes'.
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Scientific expeditions Early works to 1800.
Natural history Canada Pre-Linnean works
Natural history United States Pre-Linnean works
Canada Description and travel Early works to 1800.
North America Description and travel Early works to 1800.
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Forster, Johann Reinhold,
1729-1798
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001922825
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Kalm, Pehr, 1716-1779
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Travels into North America; containing its Natural History, and a circumstantial account of its plantations and agriculture in general, with the civil, ecclesiastical and commercial state of the country, the manners of the inhabitants, and several curious and important remarks on various subjects / by Peter Kalm ... translated into English by John Reinhold Forster ... Enriched with a map, several cuts for the illustration of natural history, and some additional notes.
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Soulsby no. 2586d

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Publisher:
Printed by William Eyres ;T. Lowndes
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Warrington :London
Publishing year:
1770-1771
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Physical description:
3 vols. : ill., map ; 22 cm.
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Language(s):
English

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NHM GENERAL - Unidentified bookplate on front endpaper of each volume, with motto 'Faitz Proveroun'. Signature 'J Grimston' on title page of each volume, with dates 1770 in Vol. 1, 1771 in Vol. 2, and 177? in Vol. 3. The last numeral is missing.
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Forster, Johann Reinhold,
1729-1798.
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999465002081
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Index at the end of Vol. 3.
By permission of the Trustees of The Natural History Museum (London).
NHM GENERAL - B. Quaritch. 27.i.1928. £10/10/-.
NHM GENERAL - Annotation on p. 319 of Vol. 1.
NHM GENERAL - Tooled leather spines with raised bands.
NHM GENERAL - The spines are splitting.
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Author:
Kalm, Pehr, 1716-1779.
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Uniform title:
Title:
Travels into North America; containing its natural history, and a circumstantial account of its plantations and agriculture in general, with the civil, ecclesiastical and commercial state of the country, the manners of the inhabitants, and several curious and important remarks on various subjects. By Peter Kalm. Translated into English by John Reinhold Forster.
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Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 2586d.

Edition details

Publisher:
The editor
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1770-71
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Physical description:
3 v. pl. fold. map. 21 cm.
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Language(s):
English, Swedish

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Vol. 1 published at Warrington, printed by W. Eyres.
This translation omits a great number of details, and everything relating to England. It contains drawings of American birds and animals not found in the original.
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United States Description and travel Early works to 1800.
Canada Description and travel.
Natural history United States.
Natural history Canada.
Scientific expeditions.
Additional author(s):
Forster, Johann Reinhold,
1729-1798.
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ocm13610303
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Author:
Kalm, Pehr (1716-1779)
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Reis door Noord Amerika.
Title:
Travels into North America : containing its natural history, and a circumstantial account of its plantations and agriculture in general, with the civil, ecclesiastical and commercial state of the country, the manners of the inhabitants, and several curious and important remarks on various subjects / by Peter Kalm ; translated into English by John Reinhold Forster.
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 2586d

Edition details

Publisher:
The editor
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1770-71
Edition:
Physical description:
3 v. (xvi, 400 p., [1] fold. map) : ill., fold. map ; 21 cm.
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Language(s):
English

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Vol. 1 published at Warrington, printed by W. Eyres.
Includes index.
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James Wapshare, Esq." (bookplate).
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Voyages and travels
United States
Canada
Scientific expeditions.
Natural history
North America
Additional author(s):
Forster, Johann Reinhold
(1729-1798)
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ocm13610303
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Originally published as: En resa til Norra America. Stockholm : Tryckt p°a L. Salvii kostnad, 1753-1761.
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