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An essay on the natural history of Guiana, in South America : containing a description of many curious productions in the animal and vegetable systems of that country. Together with an account of the religion, manners, and customs of several tribes of its Indian inhabitants. Interspersed with a variety of literary and medical observations. In several letters.

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London :Printed for T. Becket and P.A. de Hondt in the Strand,MDCCLXIX [1769]

Subjects

Description and travel , Early works to 1800 , Natural history , Publishers' advertisements , Suriname

DOI

http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.17711

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Title

An essay on the natural history of Guiana, in South America : containing a description of many curious productions in the animal and vegetable systems of that country. Together with an account of the religion, manners, and customs of several tribes of its Indian inhabitants. Interspersed with a variety of literary and medical observations. In several letters.

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Bancroft, Edward, 1744-1821

Becket, Thomas. , publisher.
De Hondt, P. A. (Peter Abraham) , publisher.
Park, Moses, , ill.
Quicke, Nutcombe, , former owner.

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Book

Publication info

London :Printed for T. Becket and P.A. de Hondt in the Strand,MDCCLXIX [1769]

Notes:

Signatures: [A]B-2C2D.

Engraved frontispiece on verso facing t.p. signed: M. Park Delin.

Dedication signed: Edward Bancroft.

Booksellers' advertisements: p. [i] (second count) and [3-6] (fourth count).

Citation/References: Sabin, | 3106

Citation/References: ESTC, | T78909

Engraved frontispiece signed: M. Park delin.

Dedication signed (p. 3, 1st paging group): Edward Bancroft.

Booksellers' advertisements: leaves 2D3-2D4.

Citation/References: Sabin | 3106

Citation/References: ESTC (RLIN) | T78909

Subjects

Description and travel , Early works to 1800 , Natural history , Publishers' advertisements , Suriname

Language

English

Identifiers:

LCCN: 06007185
OCLC: 14315727

DOI

http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.17711

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