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Creator:
Ellis, William, 1794-1872.
Title:
Polynesian researches, during a residence of nearly six years in the South Sea Islands; including descriptions of the natural history and scenery of the islands - with remarks on the history, mythology, traditions, government, arts, manners, and customs of the inhabitants. By William Ellis ...
Published/Created:
London, Fisher, Son, & Jackson, 1829.
Physical Description:
2 v. fronts. (incl. port.) ill., plates, maps (part fold.) 24 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DU510 .E46
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"Henry Fisher, Son, and P. Jackson, printers."
Frontispieces have imprint: H. Fisher, Son & Co.
Frontispieces, plates, and maps by Woolnorth, John Henry. Robinson, Benjamin Winkles, and J. Davies; after John & Charles Walker, Robert Smirke, Capt. Robert James Elliot, R. N., W. Le Petit, and F. Finch.
Subject Terms:
Bayntun -- Bookbinder.
Ethnology -- Polynesia.
Fisher (H.) Son & Co. -- Publisher.
Fisher (Henry) Son -- Printer.
Fisher, Son, & Jackson -- Publisher.
Jackson, P. -- Printer.
Polynesia -- Description and travel.
Form/Genre:
Wood engravings -- 1829.
Engravings -- 1829.
Stipple engravings -- 1829.
Contributors:
Woolnorth.
Robinson, John Henry, 1796-1871.
Winkles, Benjamin.
Davies, J.
Walker, John, fl. 1820-1852.
Walker, Charles, fl. 1828-1852.
Smirke, Robert, 1752-1845.
Elliot, Robert James, -1849.
Le Petit, William A., active 1829-1846
Finch, F.
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