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An historical collection of the several voyages and discoveries in the South Pacific Ocean [electronic resource] : Volume II. Containing the Dutch voyages. By Alexander Dalrymple, Esq. .
Dalrymple, Alexander, 1737-1808.
imprint
London : printed for the author; and sold by J. Nourse, bookseller in ordinary to His Majesty; T. Payne, at the Mews-Gate; and P. Elmsly, opposite Southampton Street, Strand, MDCCLXXI. [1771]
description
[8];224[i.e.124];20;[8];[12];[40]p.,plates : map ; 4⁰.
format(s)
Book
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imprint
London : printed for the author; and sold by J. Nourse, bookseller in ordinary to His Majesty; T. Payne, at the Mews-Gate; and P. Elmsly, opposite Southampton Street, Strand, MDCCLXXI. [1771]
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
citation/reference
English Short Title Catalog, T74964.
general note
Apart from the preliminary signature the thirty unpaginated leaves (in three separately signed sequences) contain 'Vocabulary of languages', 'A chronological table of discoveries', and index.
Issued in two parts, with (as part of the preliminary signature in the first part) an extra half-title and a conjugate leaf containing an advertisement for the second part.
No order is specified for binding the separate sequences of signatures.
Page 124 misnumbered 224.
Reproduction of original from British Library.
Volume I published in 1769 and reissued in 1770.
catalogue key
7577633

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