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The Resource The present state of Peru : : comprising its geography, topography, natural history, mineralogy, commerce, the customs and manners of its inhabitants, the state of literature, philosophy, and the arts, the modern travels of the missionaries in the heretofore unexplored mountainous territories, &c. &c., the whole drawn from original and authentic documents, chiefly written and compiled in the Peruvian capital ; and embellished by twenty engravings of costumes, &c, (electronic resource)

The present state of Peru : : comprising its geography, topography, natural history, mineralogy, commerce, the customs and manners of its inhabitants, the state of literature, philosophy, and the arts, the modern travels of the missionaries in the heretofore unexplored mountainous territories, &c. &c., the whole drawn from original and authentic documents, chiefly written and compiled in the Peruvian capital ; and embellished by twenty engravings of costumes, &c, (electronic resource)

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The present state of Peru : : comprising its geography, topography, natural history, mineralogy, commerce, the customs and manners of its inhabitants, the state of literature, philosophy, and the arts, the modern travels of the missionaries in the heretofore unexplored mountainous territories, &c. &c.
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The present state of Peru :
Title remainder
comprising its geography, topography, natural history, mineralogy, commerce, the customs and manners of its inhabitants, the state of literature, philosophy, and the arts, the modern travels of the missionaries in the heretofore unexplored mountainous territories, &c. &c.
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the whole drawn from original and authentic documents, chiefly written and compiled in the Peruvian capital ; and embellished by twenty engravings of costumes, &c
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Language
eng
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DLC
Citation location within source
  • 723
  • 81615
Citation source
  • Abbey, J.R. Travel
  • Sabin
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Mercurio peruano
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Skinner, Joseph
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F3411
LC item number
.S62
Literary form
non fiction
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1767-1840
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Phillips, R.
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  • Peru
  • Indians of South America
  • Costume
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The present state of Peru : : comprising its geography, topography, natural history, mineralogy, commerce, the customs and manners of its inhabitants, the state of literature, philosophy, and the arts, the modern travels of the missionaries in the heretofore unexplored mountainous territories, &c. &c., the whole drawn from original and authentic documents, chiefly written and compiled in the Peruvian capital ; and embellished by twenty engravings of costumes, &c, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • Preface signed: Joseph Skinner
  • From El Mercurio peruano "as it was carried on during the first sixteen months, commencing with January 1791, and from various authentic sources ... 'Present state of Peru' has been compiled"--Pref., p. viii
  • Printer's imprint at foot of t.p. verso: Printed by B. M'Millan, Bow-Street, Covent-Garden
  • The illustrations hand-colored
  • Includes index
  • Errata: p. [488]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Peruvian territory -- Natural history -- Mineralogy -- Commerce -- The Peruvian capital -- Indian and other inhabitants of Peru - -Typography -- Miscellaneous subjects of literature and philosophy -- Appendix
Dimensions
27 cm. (4to)
Extent
xiv, 487, [1] p., XX leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Lccn
04007839
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Binding: mabled paper over boards; leather spine and corners;
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ill.
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remote
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  • (OCoLC)ocm01544799
  • (CaSfIA)stateofperucomp00skin
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The present state of Peru : : comprising its geography, topography, natural history, mineralogy, commerce, the customs and manners of its inhabitants, the state of literature, philosophy, and the arts, the modern travels of the missionaries in the heretofore unexplored mountainous territories, &c. &c., the whole drawn from original and authentic documents, chiefly written and compiled in the Peruvian capital ; and embellished by twenty engravings of costumes, &c, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Preface signed: Joseph Skinner
  • From El Mercurio peruano "as it was carried on during the first sixteen months, commencing with January 1791, and from various authentic sources ... 'Present state of Peru' has been compiled"--Pref., p. viii
  • Printer's imprint at foot of t.p. verso: Printed by B. M'Millan, Bow-Street, Covent-Garden
  • The illustrations hand-colored
  • Includes index
  • Errata: p. [488]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Peruvian territory -- Natural history -- Mineralogy -- Commerce -- The Peruvian capital -- Indian and other inhabitants of Peru - -Typography -- Miscellaneous subjects of literature and philosophy -- Appendix
Dimensions
27 cm. (4to)
Extent
xiv, 487, [1] p., XX leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Lccn
04007839
Note
Binding: mabled paper over boards; leather spine and corners;
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01544799
  • (CaSfIA)stateofperucomp00skin

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