A chronological history of the discoveries in the South Sea or Pacific Ocean. Vol. 4

Maker and role
Author: James Burney (b.1750, d.1821)
Printer: Luke Hansard
Production date
1816
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Production place
London/England
Description
Outlines the era of early exploration in the Pacific Ocean, from 1689 to the year 1723, including discussion of piracy in the region. Part of a multi volume set.
Object type
Media/materials description
1/2 leather; green linen boards; chord spine with gold lettering
Measurements
xviii, 580p. : ill., maps (fold.) ; 27 cm.
Measurements
0 - Whole = Height x Width x Depth (mm) = 27.5 x 37 x 22.8mm
Other name and type
v. 4 to the year 1723, including a history of the buccaneers of America
Subjects
Oceania - Discovery and exploration - European - Early works to 1800
Pacific Ocean - Discovery and exploration - European - Early works to 1800
Watermarks (Paper) - England - 19th century
Accession number
A149.69

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