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The Resource Utazás Kalifornia déli részeiben, irta Xántus János, a Természettudomá́́nyok Philadelphiai Akademiá́ja, az Amerikai Philosophiai Társulats a Bostoni Athenaeum rendes tagja ; egy földképpel, nyolcz köés nyolcz fametszettel

Utazás Kalifornia déli részeiben, irta Xántus János, a Természettudomá́́nyok Philadelphiai Akademiá́ja, az Amerikai Philosophiai Társulats a Bostoni Athenaeum rendes tagja ; egy földképpel, nyolcz köés nyolcz fametszettel

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Utazás Kalifornia déli részeiben
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Utazás Kalifornia déli részeiben
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irta Xántus János, a Természettudomá́́nyok Philadelphiai Akademiá́ja, az Amerikai Philosophiai Társulats a Bostoni Athenaeum rendes tagja ; egy földképpel, nyolcz köés nyolcz fametszettel
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Summary
Account of travel in southern California by János Xántus, Hungarian naturalist, and one of the pioneering ornithologists of California, Hungarian Freedom Fighter, and political refugee who immigrated to the United States in the 1850s and served as a member of the U.S. Army Topographical Engineers.
Cataloging source
UUM
Citation location within source
  • 35764, 105714
  • 4785
  • 2860
  • 237
  • 2860
  • 1921
Citation source
  • Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time
  • Newberry Library. Catalogue of the Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
  • Parke-Bernet Galleries. The celebrated collection of Americana formed by the late Thomas Winthrop Streeter
  • Wheat, C.I. Books of the California gold rush
  • Parke-Bernet Galleries. The celebrated collection of Americana formed by the late Thomas Winthrop Streeter
  • University of California, San Diego. Hill collection of Pacific voyages
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
His account includes a description of Los Angeles, and a section on the Tejon Indians in the San Joaquin Valley, with a list of their numerals and a vocabulary of the language
Label
Utazás Kalifornia déli részeiben, irta Xántus János, a Természettudomá́́nyok Philadelphiai Akademiá́ja, az Amerikai Philosophiai Társulats a Bostoni Athenaeum rendes tagja ; egy földképpel, nyolcz köés nyolcz fametszettel
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Publication
Note
  • The 1860 edition was the first authorized edition, having been preceded by an unauthorized edition of 1858, containing materials not intended to be published
  • Text illustrated with woodcuts, and eight tinted lithographs signed by Xántus, and dated 1858; and engraved by Haske és Társa, dated 1859. According to Sabin, several drawings appear to have been copied, with only minor changes, from those of R. H. Kern in Sitgreave's "Report of an Expedition down the Zuni and Colorado Rivers."
  • Includes [3] pages of publisher's advertisements at end
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
[10], 191, [3] pages, [9] leaves of plates (one folded)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: olive green cloth boards; illustrated title wrapper affixed to upper cover, featuring a drawing of a wine and lemonade vendor on his burro, with caption "Los-angeles bor- és limonáde-drus." Blue ownership inkstamp along left margin of page [3] of Dawson's Library, with date "8-7-42" added in manuscript.
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04998422
  • ucoclc4998422
Label
Utazás Kalifornia déli részeiben, irta Xántus János, a Természettudomá́́nyok Philadelphiai Akademiá́ja, az Amerikai Philosophiai Társulats a Bostoni Athenaeum rendes tagja ; egy földképpel, nyolcz köés nyolcz fametszettel
Publication
Note
  • The 1860 edition was the first authorized edition, having been preceded by an unauthorized edition of 1858, containing materials not intended to be published
  • Text illustrated with woodcuts, and eight tinted lithographs signed by Xántus, and dated 1858; and engraved by Haske és Társa, dated 1859. According to Sabin, several drawings appear to have been copied, with only minor changes, from those of R. H. Kern in Sitgreave's "Report of an Expedition down the Zuni and Colorado Rivers."
  • Includes [3] pages of publisher's advertisements at end
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
[10], 191, [3] pages, [9] leaves of plates (one folded)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: olive green cloth boards; illustrated title wrapper affixed to upper cover, featuring a drawing of a wine and lemonade vendor on his burro, with caption "Los-angeles bor- és limonáde-drus." Blue ownership inkstamp along left margin of page [3] of Dawson's Library, with date "8-7-42" added in manuscript.
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04998422
  • ucoclc4998422

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