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The Resource Narrative of a journey from Lima to Para, across the Andes and down the Amazon, undertaken with a view of ascertaining the practicability of a navigable communication with the Atlantic, by the rivers Pachitea, Ucayali, and Amazon by Lieutenant W. Smyth and Mr. F. Lowe, late of H.M.S. Samarang

Narrative of a journey from Lima to Para, across the Andes and down the Amazon, undertaken with a view of ascertaining the practicability of a navigable communication with the Atlantic, by the rivers Pachitea, Ucayali, and Amazon by Lieutenant W. Smyth and Mr. F. Lowe, late of H.M.S. Samarang

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Narrative of a journey from Lima to Para, across the Andes and down the Amazon
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Narrative of a journey from Lima to Para, across the Andes and down the Amazon
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undertaken with a view of ascertaining the practicability of a navigable communication with the Atlantic, by the rivers Pachitea, Ucayali, and Amazon by Lieutenant W. Smyth and Mr. F. Lowe, late of H.M.S. Samarang
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Narrative of a journey from Lima to Para, across the Andes and down the Amazon, undertaken with a view of ascertaining the practicability of a navigable communication with the Atlantic, by the rivers Pachitea, Ucayali, and Amazon by Lieutenant W. Smyth and Mr. F. Lowe, late of H.M.S. Samarang
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Illustrated with eleven leaves of drawings by Lieutenant Smyth, lithographed by L. Haghe of Day & Haghe Lithographers, and 2 folded leaves of maps engraved by J. and C. Walker
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23 cm.
Extent
vii, 305, [1] pages, [13] leaves of plates (2 folded)
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Spec. Coll. copy: in this copy, the illustration designated by the printer to be bound facing page 152 has been bound as frontispiece instead. Bound in brown pebble-grain cloth boards; blind-stamped arabesque cartouche on upper and lower boards; coated yellow endpapers. Presentation inscription on front pastedown addressed to Mary Gill [?] from her cousoin General James Claud Bourchier. Purchase, Walkabout Books, 2016.
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illustrations, maps (lithographs, engravings)
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  • (OCoLC)01252441
  • ucoclc1252441
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Narrative of a journey from Lima to Para, across the Andes and down the Amazon, undertaken with a view of ascertaining the practicability of a navigable communication with the Atlantic, by the rivers Pachitea, Ucayali, and Amazon by Lieutenant W. Smyth and Mr. F. Lowe, late of H.M.S. Samarang
Publication
Note
Illustrated with eleven leaves of drawings by Lieutenant Smyth, lithographed by L. Haghe of Day & Haghe Lithographers, and 2 folded leaves of maps engraved by J. and C. Walker
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 305, [1] pages, [13] leaves of plates (2 folded)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in this copy, the illustration designated by the printer to be bound facing page 152 has been bound as frontispiece instead. Bound in brown pebble-grain cloth boards; blind-stamped arabesque cartouche on upper and lower boards; coated yellow endpapers. Presentation inscription on front pastedown addressed to Mary Gill [?] from her cousoin General James Claud Bourchier. Purchase, Walkabout Books, 2016.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (lithographs, engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01252441
  • ucoclc1252441

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