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The Resource The Recreation : a gift-book for young readers, The fifth of the series

The Recreation : a gift-book for young readers, The fifth of the series

Label
The Recreation : a gift-book for young readers, The fifth of the series
Title
The Recreation
Title remainder
a gift-book for young readers
Title number
The fifth of the series
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Selections from accounts of world travel and its adventures from authors of the time. Among them are a few narratives about travels around the Americas, including: passages from G.W. Kendall's Narrative of an expedition across the great southwestern prairies, called "Adventures on the great western prairies" (p. [1]-14); passages from Thomas Simpson's Narrative of discoveries in the North Coast of America, called "Adventures in the Polar regions" (p. 22-27); passages from F.A. Olmsted's Incidents of a whaling voyage, called "Whaling in the Pacific" (p. 107-116); passages from Mme. Calderón de la Barca's Life in Mexico, called "Scenes in Mexico" (p. 202-214); passages from J.O. French's "The Mines of La Rioja" (p. 339-344)
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
general
Label
The Recreation : a gift-book for young readers, The fifth of the series
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
vi, [2], 344 p., [8] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Publisher's light brown cloth, stamped in gilt and blind; all edges gilt.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)173517731
  • ucoclc173517731
Label
The Recreation : a gift-book for young readers, The fifth of the series
Publication
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
vi, [2], 344 p., [8] leaves of plates
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Publisher's light brown cloth, stamped in gilt and blind; all edges gilt.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)173517731
  • ucoclc173517731

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