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A voyage to the South-sea, and along the coasts of Chili and Peru in the years 1712, 1713, and 1714 : particularly describing the genius and constitution of the inhabitants, as well Indians as Spaniards ... / by Monsieur Frezier ... Illustrated with 37 copper-cutts ... Printed from the author's original plates inserted in the Paris edition. With a postscript by Dr. Edmund Halley ... And an account of the settlement, commerce, and riches of the Jesuites in Paraguay
Bib ID 415
Format BookBook
Author
Frezier, Amedee Francois, 1682-1773
 
Uniform Title Relation du voyage de la mer du Sud aux cotes du Chili, du Perou, et du Bresil, fait pendant les annees 1712, 1713 & 1714. English
Description London : Printed for Jonah Bower ..., 1717 
[14], 335, [9] p., 37 leaves of plates : ill., maps, plans ; 24 cm. 
Notes

Includes index.

First English edition.

National Library of Australia's NK7287 copy re-bound in calf by Baynton, Bath with five raised bands and gilt decorations; bears bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1717/1); title page inscribed "William Davison" and one other, also unidentified armorial crest stamped.

Library's copy at NK7287 inscribed "William Davison".

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK7287.

Subjects Jesuits -- Paraguay -- Early works to 1800.  |  Indians of South America -- Early works to 1800.  |  Voyages and travels -- Early works to 1800.  |  South America -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.  |  Peru -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.  |  Chile -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Halley, Edmond, 1656-1742
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Frezier's voyage to the South-sea.

Frezier's voyage to the South-sea.

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