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Beschreibung einer englischen Missions-Reise nach dem Sudlichen Stillen Ocean in den Jahren 1796, 1797 und 1798 im Schiffe Duff, unter Commando des Capitains James Wilson / aus dem Englischen übersetzt und mit Anmerkungen versehen von M.C. Sprengel
Bib ID 786385
Format BookBook
Uniform Title Missionary voyage to the Southern Pacific Ocean. German
Description Weimar, [Germany] : Im Verlage des Industrie-Comptoirs, 1800 
xii, 488 pages folded map ; 23 cm. 
Series

Bibliothek der neuesten und wichtigsten reisebeschreibungen ; v. 2.

Notes

German translation of: A missionary voyage to the Southern Pacific Ocean ... (F301, F302)

The body of the journal is the composition of William Wilson, from Captain James Wilson's papers, his own, and the missionaries' reports. The voyage was sponsored by the London Missionary Society.

Map titled: Charte der Insel Otaheite nach der Messung des Capit. Cook im Jahre 1769 und dessen späteren Astronomischen Beobachtungen entworfen von Capt. Will. Wilson.

Library's copy at FRM F321 is larger and lacks series title page.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 321

Subjects Duff (Ship)  |  Missions -- Polynesia -- Early works to 1800.  |  Australia -- History -- Sources.  |  Polynesia -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.  |  Tahiti -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Sprengel, M. C. (Matthias Christian), 1746-1803  |  Wilson, William, active 1796-1800  |  Wilson, James, 1759 or 60-1814  |  London Missionary Society

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