National Library of Australia

<< Previous record  /  Next record >>
Record 5 of 106
You must be logged in to Tag Records
A new voyage round the world. With an introd. by Sir Albert Gray, and a new introd. by Percy G. Adams
Bib ID 2093959
Format BookBook
Author
Dampier, William, 1652-1715
 
Description New York, Dover Publications [1968] 
xlv, 376 p. illus., facsims., maps, port. 22 cm. 
Summary

Encounter with natives on Kimberley coast, physical description, making of fish-weirs, weapons (swords & lances); Natives on nearby islands, windbreaks observed, natives swim from one island to another; (Voyage in ship Cygnet, 1688)

Notes

"An unabridged and unaltered republication of the work published ... in 1927."

Bibliographical footnotes.

Subjects Voyages around the world.  |  Buccaneers.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Settlement and contacts - 17th Century.  |  Latin America -- Description and travel.  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)
Other authors/contributors Gray, Albert, Sir, 1850-1928

Online

    In the Library

    Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

    Details Collect From
    N 910.4 D166 Main Reading Room

    Order a copy

    - Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

    Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
    close Can I borrow items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close What can I get online?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
    Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.