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Journal of a second voyage for the discovery of a north-west passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific : performed in the years 1821-22-23, in His Majesty's ships Fury and Hecla, under the orders of Captain William Edward Parry : illustrated by numerous plates

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Date: 1824

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"This work deals with the characteristics of the Eskimos and is a treatise on aboriginal life as well as a narrative of scientific discoveries."--Hill coll, p. 464. "Vocabulary of Esquimaux words and sentences": p. [559]-571. Also includes music (p. 542).

Illustrations by George Francis Lyon, Captain of the "Hecla"; engraved by Edward Finden

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UC San Diego. Hill Coll., no. 1312

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Publisher: London : John Murray

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English

Pages: 702

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Date Added: 2019-05-30

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