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The Resource California : a history of Upper and Lower California, by Alexander Forbes ; with an introduction by Herbert Ingram Priestley

California : a history of Upper and Lower California, by Alexander Forbes ; with an introduction by Herbert Ingram Priestley

Label
California : a history of Upper and Lower California
Title
California
Title remainder
a history of Upper and Lower California
Statement of responsibility
by Alexander Forbes ; with an introduction by Herbert Ingram Priestley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1778-1862
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forbes, Alexander
Dewey number
979.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
F864
LC item number
.F62 1937
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Steam-navigation
  • Missions
  • California
  • Baja California (Mexico : Peninsula)
Label
California : a history of Upper and Lower California, by Alexander Forbes ; with an introduction by Herbert Ingram Priestley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Six hundred and fifty copies of this book have been printed."
  • Title within ornamental border
  • Includes reproduction of title-page of the original edition, London, 1839
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221)
Contents
Dedication to Dr. John Forbes -- Introduction / by H.I. Priestley -- Preface / by John Forbes -- California. pt. 1. Lower California -- pt. 2. Upper California -- Appendix: I. Remarks on the harbours of California / by John Hall -- II. On steam navigation in the Pacific. 1. Remarks by a former resident. 2. Panama and the Pacific / by P.C. Scarlett. 3. Extracts from "Statements and documents relative to the establishment of steam navigation in the Pacific" / by William Wheelwright. 4. Extract from the Prospectus of the "Pacific steam navigation company," to be incorporated by royal charter, 1838
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 229, [1] p.
Lccn
38033383
Other physical details
front. (port.) ill., fold. map., facsims.
Label
California : a history of Upper and Lower California, by Alexander Forbes ; with an introduction by Herbert Ingram Priestley
Publication
Note
  • "Six hundred and fifty copies of this book have been printed."
  • Title within ornamental border
  • Includes reproduction of title-page of the original edition, London, 1839
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221)
Contents
Dedication to Dr. John Forbes -- Introduction / by H.I. Priestley -- Preface / by John Forbes -- California. pt. 1. Lower California -- pt. 2. Upper California -- Appendix: I. Remarks on the harbours of California / by John Hall -- II. On steam navigation in the Pacific. 1. Remarks by a former resident. 2. Panama and the Pacific / by P.C. Scarlett. 3. Extracts from "Statements and documents relative to the establishment of steam navigation in the Pacific" / by William Wheelwright. 4. Extract from the Prospectus of the "Pacific steam navigation company," to be incorporated by royal charter, 1838
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 229, [1] p.
Lccn
38033383
Other physical details
front. (port.) ill., fold. map., facsims.

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