The America of 1750 : Peter Kalm's travels in North America; the English version of 1770, rev. from the original Swedish and edited by Adolph B. Benson, with a translation of new material from Kalm's diary notes.
—Kalm, Pehr, 1716-1779.
Book
1966
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Item Details
Subjects:
Canada -- Description and travel.
Kalm, Pehr, 1716-1779.
Natural history -- Canada.
Natural history -- United States.
United States -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Other Authors:
Benson, Adolph B. (Adolph Burnett), 1881-1962.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Dover Publications, [1966, c1937]
Description:
2 v. (xvii, 797 p.) illus., maps (part fold.) 22 cm.
Notes:
"A bibliography of Peter Kalm's writings on America": v. 2, p. 770-776.
Includes only those portions of the original work dealing with the United States and Canada. "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."
LCCN:
66019048
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