The Resource The surprizing yet real and true voyages and adventures of Monsieur Pierre Viaud. A French sea-captain. : To which is added, The shipwreck. A sentimental and descriptive poem, in three cantos. By William Falconer, an English sailor. : [Two lines of verse], (electronic resource)

The surprizing yet real and true voyages and adventures of Monsieur Pierre Viaud. A French sea-captain. : To which is added, The shipwreck. A sentimental and descriptive poem, in three cantos. By William Falconer, an English sailor. : [Two lines of verse], (electronic resource)

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The surprizing yet real and true voyages and adventures of Monsieur Pierre Viaud. A French sea-captain. : To which is added, The shipwreck. A sentimental and descriptive poem, in three cantos. By William Falconer, an English sailor. : [Two lines of verse]
Title
The surprizing yet real and true voyages and adventures of Monsieur Pierre Viaud. A French sea-captain.
Title remainder
To which is added, The shipwreck. A sentimental and descriptive poem, in three cantos. By William Falconer, an English sailor. : [Two lines of verse]
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
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Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 13257
  • 3128
Citation source
  • Evans
  • Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania
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1737-1812
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Dubois-Fontanelle, Jean Gaspard
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1720?-1793
  • 1741-1797
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  • Griffith
  • Smither, James
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  • Viaud, Pierre
  • Shipwrecks
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The surprizing yet real and true voyages and adventures of Monsieur Pierre Viaud. A French sea-captain. : To which is added, The shipwreck. A sentimental and descriptive poem, in three cantos. By William Falconer, an English sailor. : [Two lines of verse], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/13257
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Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Each work has separate title page and pagination. The first, attributed by Evans to Jean Gaspard Dubois-Fontanelle, is "Translated from the French by Mrs. [Elizabeth] Griffith, " and has running title: The adventures of Monsieur Pierre Viaud
  • The frontispiece, engraved by James Smither, is the only illustration. In some copies, the frontispiece is printed in red
  • Error in paging: p. 60, 2nd count, misnumbered 50
  • "Occasional elegy."--p. 106-108, 2nd count
  • Bookseller's advertisement, p. [ii]; prospectus for Michaijah Towgood's A dissent from the Church of England fully justified, [4] p. at end
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000302390
Dimensions
17 cm. (12mo)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 144, [4], 108, [4] p., [1] leaf of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000302390
Label
The surprizing yet real and true voyages and adventures of Monsieur Pierre Viaud. A French sea-captain. : To which is added, The shipwreck. A sentimental and descriptive poem, in three cantos. By William Falconer, an English sailor. : [Two lines of verse], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/13257
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Each work has separate title page and pagination. The first, attributed by Evans to Jean Gaspard Dubois-Fontanelle, is "Translated from the French by Mrs. [Elizabeth] Griffith, " and has running title: The adventures of Monsieur Pierre Viaud
  • The frontispiece, engraved by James Smither, is the only illustration. In some copies, the frontispiece is printed in red
  • Error in paging: p. 60, 2nd count, misnumbered 50
  • "Occasional elegy."--p. 106-108, 2nd count
  • Bookseller's advertisement, p. [ii]; prospectus for Michaijah Towgood's A dissent from the Church of England fully justified, [4] p. at end
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000302390
Dimensions
17 cm. (12mo)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 144, [4], 108, [4] p., [1] leaf of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000302390

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