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Memoire sur le pais des Cafres, et la terre de Nuyts : par raport a l'utilite que la Compagnie des indes orientales en pourroit retirer pour son commerce / by Jean Pierre Purry]
Bib ID 1357099
Format BookBook
Author
Purry, Jean Pierre, 1675-1736
 
Description A Amsterdam : Chez Pierre Humbert, 1718 
[1-6], 83 p. ; 16 cm. (8vo) 
Notes

Proposal for colonising parts of the Southern Hemisphere especially Nuyts land (ie New Holland) by his theory of climate and latitude.

Printer's device on t.p.; initial.

With: Second memoire sur le pais des Cafres, et la terre de Nuyts: servant d'eclaircissement aux propositions faites dans le premier, pour l'utilite de la Compagnie des indes orientales.--A Amsterdam : Chez Pierre Humbert, 1718.

With manuscript notes on verso of front lining paper by E.A. Petherick; signed Edw. A. Petherick.

Cited In

Robert, Willem C.H. Contributions to a bibliography of Australia and the south sea islands, v. 1, entries 731-732.

Subjects Nederlandsche Oost-Indische Compagnie.  |  Crops and climate.  |  Australia -- Colonization -- Climatic factors.  |  Africa, Southern -- Colonization -- Climatic factors.
Other authors/contributors Nederlandsche Oost-Indische Compagnie

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