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The Resource Peter Parley's tales of the sea. : With many engravings

Peter Parley's tales of the sea. : With many engravings

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Peter Parley's tales of the sea. : With many engravings
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Publication
Note
  • By Samuel G. Goodrich. Cf. his Recollections of a lifetime (New York, 1856), v. 2, p. 540
  • "Published by Gray and Bowen."--foot of frontispiece plate. Gray and Bowen was a Boston publishing firm
  • "This is the last of Peter Parley's series of tales, designed to instruct children in geography and history. The other volumes are, America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Islands in the Pacific."--Notice, title page verso. Includes questions for study. Also includes a description of the conditions on slave ships; the recollections of Captain Richard Blunt about pearl fishing in Ceylon; an account of the explorations made by the French voyagers La Pérouse and De Langle; and a passage on sealing along the coast of the Falkland Islands
  • In plain boards with leather spine
  • Massachusetts copyright 1831 by Samuel G. Goodrich
  • Frontispiece plate engraved on metal
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
144 p., [1] leaf of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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ill.
System control number
  • (CStRLIN)UTBGRLA435000-B
  • MAAR8707272662-B
  • (OCoLC)ocn136535063
Label
Peter Parley's tales of the sea. : With many engravings
Publication
Note
  • By Samuel G. Goodrich. Cf. his Recollections of a lifetime (New York, 1856), v. 2, p. 540
  • "Published by Gray and Bowen."--foot of frontispiece plate. Gray and Bowen was a Boston publishing firm
  • "This is the last of Peter Parley's series of tales, designed to instruct children in geography and history. The other volumes are, America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Islands in the Pacific."--Notice, title page verso. Includes questions for study. Also includes a description of the conditions on slave ships; the recollections of Captain Richard Blunt about pearl fishing in Ceylon; an account of the explorations made by the French voyagers La Pérouse and De Langle; and a passage on sealing along the coast of the Falkland Islands
  • In plain boards with leather spine
  • Massachusetts copyright 1831 by Samuel G. Goodrich
  • Frontispiece plate engraved on metal
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
144 p., [1] leaf of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (CStRLIN)UTBGRLA435000-B
  • MAAR8707272662-B
  • (OCoLC)ocn136535063

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    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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