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The Resource Polar scenes, exhibited in the voyages of Heemskirk and Barenz to the northern regions, and in the adventures of four Russian sailors at the island of Spitzbergen, translated from the German of M. Campe

Polar scenes, exhibited in the voyages of Heemskirk and Barenz to the northern regions, and in the adventures of four Russian sailors at the island of Spitzbergen, translated from the German of M. Campe

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Polar scenes, exhibited in the voyages of Heemskirk and Barenz to the northern regions, and in the adventures of four Russian sailors at the island of Spitzbergen
Title
Polar scenes, exhibited in the voyages of Heemskirk and Barenz to the northern regions, and in the adventures of four Russian sailors at the island of Spitzbergen
Statement of responsibility
translated from the German of M. Campe
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Contributor
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Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
*OPP*
Citation location within source
  • I:179
  • 996
  • 110(2)
Citation source
  • Osborne Coll.
  • Morgan, B.Q. Bibliography of German literature in English translation
  • Moon, M. John Harris's books for youth
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Polar scenes, exhibited in the voyages of Heemskirk and Barenz to the northern regions, and in the adventures of four Russian sailors at the island of Spitzbergen, translated from the German of M. Campe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Plates dated Sept. 1, 1821; see caption on frontispiece
  • Map on title page and front cover
  • Publisher's advertisements on [2] pages at end: "New and useful books for young people."
  • Text illustrated with 36 copper-plate engravings on 18 leaves
  • Pages [101]-138: "Surprising adventures of four Russian sailors, at the Island of Spitzbergen;" by Pierre Louis Le Roy
Dimensions
18 cm (12mo)
Edition
  • Second edition /
  • illustrated with 36 copper-plate engravings.
Extent
[4], 138, [2] pages, [18] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: all engravings are hand-colored. Bound in brown paper boards, printed in black, and illustrated with the section of a globe showing the Arctic region; red leather backstrip with gold-stamped spine title "Polar scenes." Purchase, B.& L. Rootenberg, 1984.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317454380
  • ucoclc317454380
Label
Polar scenes, exhibited in the voyages of Heemskirk and Barenz to the northern regions, and in the adventures of four Russian sailors at the island of Spitzbergen, translated from the German of M. Campe
Publication
Note
  • Plates dated Sept. 1, 1821; see caption on frontispiece
  • Map on title page and front cover
  • Publisher's advertisements on [2] pages at end: "New and useful books for young people."
  • Text illustrated with 36 copper-plate engravings on 18 leaves
  • Pages [101]-138: "Surprising adventures of four Russian sailors, at the Island of Spitzbergen;" by Pierre Louis Le Roy
Dimensions
18 cm (12mo)
Edition
  • Second edition /
  • illustrated with 36 copper-plate engravings.
Extent
[4], 138, [2] pages, [18] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: all engravings are hand-colored. Bound in brown paper boards, printed in black, and illustrated with the section of a globe showing the Arctic region; red leather backstrip with gold-stamped spine title "Polar scenes." Purchase, B.& L. Rootenberg, 1984.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317454380
  • ucoclc317454380

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