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The Resource A Voyage to South America : describing at large the Spanish cities, towns, provinces, &c. on that extensive continent : undertaken, by command of the king of Spain, by George Juan and Antonio de Ulloa ; translated from the original Spanish, with notes and observations, and an account of the Brazils by John Adams

A Voyage to South America : describing at large the Spanish cities, towns, provinces, &c. on that extensive continent : undertaken, by command of the king of Spain, by George Juan and Antonio de Ulloa ; translated from the original Spanish, with notes and observations, and an account of the Brazils by John Adams

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A Voyage to South America : describing at large the Spanish cities, towns, provinces, &c. on that extensive continent : undertaken, by command of the king of Spain, by George Juan and Antonio de Ulloa ; translated from the original Spanish, with notes and observations, and an account of the Brazils by John Adams
Title
A Voyage to South America
Title remainder
describing at large the Spanish cities, towns, provinces, &c. on that extensive continent : undertaken, by command of the king of Spain, by George Juan and Antonio de Ulloa ; translated from the original Spanish, with notes and observations, and an account of the Brazils by John Adams
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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ZCU
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1716-1795
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Ulloa, Antonio de
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1713-1773
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  • Juan, Jorge
  • Adams, John
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  • Colonies
  • Manners and customs
  • Travel
  • South America
  • South America
  • Spain
  • America
  • South America
  • Spain
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A Voyage to South America : describing at large the Spanish cities, towns, provinces, &c. on that extensive continent : undertaken, by command of the king of Spain, by George Juan and Antonio de Ulloa ; translated from the original Spanish, with notes and observations, and an account of the Brazils by John Adams
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of Ulloa's Relación histórica del viaje a la América ... Madrid, 1748
  • The account of the scientific work of the expedition, written by Jorge Juan y Santacilla, was published separately, Madrid, 1748
  • John Adams was not the translator of the English edition, but furnished the notes and observations and the account of the Brazils
  • The "Resumen historico del origen, y succession de los Incas, y demas soberanos del Perú," by Garcilaso de la Vega, found in the original, is omitted from this translation
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn505193219
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
2 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, plans
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  • (OCoLC)505193219
  • (Sirsi) a1871936
Label
A Voyage to South America : describing at large the Spanish cities, towns, provinces, &c. on that extensive continent : undertaken, by command of the king of Spain, by George Juan and Antonio de Ulloa ; translated from the original Spanish, with notes and observations, and an account of the Brazils by John Adams
Publication
Note
  • Translation of Ulloa's Relación histórica del viaje a la América ... Madrid, 1748
  • The account of the scientific work of the expedition, written by Jorge Juan y Santacilla, was published separately, Madrid, 1748
  • John Adams was not the translator of the English edition, but furnished the notes and observations and the account of the Brazils
  • The "Resumen historico del origen, y succession de los Incas, y demas soberanos del Perú," by Garcilaso de la Vega, found in the original, is omitted from this translation
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn505193219
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
2 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)505193219
  • (Sirsi) a1871936

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