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Second voyage dans l'interieur de l'Afrique, par le cap de Bonne-esperance, dans les annees 1783, 84 et 85. Tome Premier

Collection Data

Le Vaillant, François, 1753-1824 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1795
Place: Paris
Publisher: Chez H.J. Jansen et compe, imprimeurs-libraires, place du Muséum, L'an 3 de la République, une et indivisible
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 916.8-L
South Africa -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800
Content: Vol. 1.: [2], xliv, 304, [2] p., V leaves of plates (3 folded); v. 2: [4], 403, [1] p., [8] leaves of plates (1 folded); v. 3: [4], 525, [3] p., XI-XVIII leaves of plates (see note.) The plates in vol. 2 are not numbered, and plate XI in vol. 3 is repeated; the total number of plates is 22: Plates I-V (5 total) in vol. 1, [8] unnumbered plates in vol. 2, Plates XI, XI-XVIII (9 total) in vol. 3.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 v. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11721738
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 668d4130-c628-012f-959a-58d385a7bc34
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