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A voyage to New Holland / by William Dampier ; edited, with introduction, notes and illustrative documents by James A. Williamson
Bib ID 2237714
Format BookBook
Author
Dampier, William, 1652-1715
 
Description [London] : The Argonaut Press, 1939 
lxxv, 266 p., 32 leaves of plates : (incl. part. fold. maps, port.) : facsims. ; 25 cm. 
Summary

p.100-103; Clash with natives (Roebuck Bay), group of 10 natives, one only with body painted, windbreaks, weapons (lances); (voyage in H.M.S. Roebuck, 1699)

Notes

With facsimiles of the t.p. of vol. III of the 1729 edition of the voyage; and A continuation of a voyage to New-Holland... London, 1729.

Printer: Simson Shand.

Library’s copy includes a sketch of the book cover

Subjects Dampier, William, 1652-1715 -- Journeys.  |  Voyages and travels.  |  Natural history -- Pre-Linnean works.  |  Weapons.  |  Housing - Shelters - Wind.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Art - Body art.  |  Australia -- Pictorial works.  |  Roebuck Bay (WA West Kimberley SE51-06, SE51-10)
Other authors/contributors Williamson, James Alexander, 1886-1964

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