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The Resource The America of 1750; : Peter Kalm's travels in North America;, the English version of 1770, revised from the original Swedish and edited by Adolph B. Benson ... with a translation of new material from Kalm's diary notes ..

The America of 1750; : Peter Kalm's travels in North America;, the English version of 1770, revised from the original Swedish and edited by Adolph B. Benson ... with a translation of new material from Kalm's diary notes ..

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The America of 1750; : Peter Kalm's travels in North America;
Title
The America of 1750;
Title remainder
Peter Kalm's travels in North America;
Statement of responsibility
the English version of 1770, revised from the original Swedish and edited by Adolph B. Benson ... with a translation of new material from Kalm's diary notes ..
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1716-1779
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kalm, Pehr
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
E162
LC item number
.K165
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
125
NAL item number
K12A
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1729-1798
  • 1881-1962
  • 1888-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Forster, Johann Reinhold
  • Benson, Adolph B.
  • Carlborg, Edith Marie Linnéa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Natural history
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Travel
  • United States
  • United States
  • Canada
  • Canada
  • United States
Label
The America of 1750; : Peter Kalm's travels in North America;, the English version of 1770, revised from the original Swedish and edited by Adolph B. Benson ... with a translation of new material from Kalm's diary notes ..
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Paged continuously
  • Includes reproductions of the title-pages of the original English, Swedish and Dutch editions
  • "The present version is the first exclusively American edition ... in English ... and the first one dealing with the part on United States and Canada to appear in this country ... The part on Norway and England has been omitted ... The hitherto untranslated portion ... has been done into English by Miss Edith M.L. Carlborg ... and the present editor. The remainder ... is based on Forster's translation."--p. xv
Bibliography note
"A bibliography of Peter Kalm's writings on America": v. 2, p. 770-776
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
37022242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
frontispiece, plates, maps (1 folded) facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)2516584
Label
The America of 1750; : Peter Kalm's travels in North America;, the English version of 1770, revised from the original Swedish and edited by Adolph B. Benson ... with a translation of new material from Kalm's diary notes ..
Publication
Note
  • Paged continuously
  • Includes reproductions of the title-pages of the original English, Swedish and Dutch editions
  • "The present version is the first exclusively American edition ... in English ... and the first one dealing with the part on United States and Canada to appear in this country ... The part on Norway and England has been omitted ... The hitherto untranslated portion ... has been done into English by Miss Edith M.L. Carlborg ... and the present editor. The remainder ... is based on Forster's translation."--p. xv
Bibliography note
"A bibliography of Peter Kalm's writings on America": v. 2, p. 770-776
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
37022242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
frontispiece, plates, maps (1 folded) facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)2516584

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