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The Resource A voyage to California to observe the transit of Venus, With an historical description of the author's route through Mexico, and the natural history of that province. Also, a voyage to Newfoundland and Sallee, to make experiements on Mr. Le Roy's timekeepers, by Monsieur de Cassini

A voyage to California to observe the transit of Venus, With an historical description of the author's route through Mexico, and the natural history of that province. Also, a voyage to Newfoundland and Sallee, to make experiements on Mr. Le Roy's timekeepers, by Monsieur de Cassini

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A voyage to California to observe the transit of Venus
Title
A voyage to California to observe the transit of Venus
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With an historical description of the author's route through Mexico, and the natural history of that province. Also, a voyage to Newfoundland and Sallee, to make experiements on Mr. Le Roy's timekeepers, by Monsieur de Cassini
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Biography type
autobiography
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COO
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Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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A voyage to California to observe the transit of Venus, With an historical description of the author's route through Mexico, and the natural history of that province. Also, a voyage to Newfoundland and Sallee, to make experiements on Mr. Le Roy's timekeepers, by Monsieur de Cassini
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Note
  • Last page incorrectly numbered 315
  • "Extract of a letter from Mexico addressed to the Royal Academy of Sciences at Paris, by Don Joseph Anthony de Alzate y Ramyrez ... relative to the natural history of the country adjacent to the city of Mexico" : p. 77-105
  • Apparently a translation of two works published by Cassini: "Voyage en Californie pour l'observation du passage de Vénus sur le disque du soleil, le 3 juin 1769 ... par feu M. Chappe d'Auteroche. Redigé et publiè par M. de Cassini fils. Paris, 1772", and "Voyage fair par odre du roi en 1768 et 1769 pour éprouver les montres marines inventées par M. LeRoy. Paris, 1770"
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
4 p. l., 215 p.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
front (fold. plan)
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A voyage to California to observe the transit of Venus, With an historical description of the author's route through Mexico, and the natural history of that province. Also, a voyage to Newfoundland and Sallee, to make experiements on Mr. Le Roy's timekeepers, by Monsieur de Cassini
Publication
Note
  • Last page incorrectly numbered 315
  • "Extract of a letter from Mexico addressed to the Royal Academy of Sciences at Paris, by Don Joseph Anthony de Alzate y Ramyrez ... relative to the natural history of the country adjacent to the city of Mexico" : p. 77-105
  • Apparently a translation of two works published by Cassini: "Voyage en Californie pour l'observation du passage de Vénus sur le disque du soleil, le 3 juin 1769 ... par feu M. Chappe d'Auteroche. Redigé et publiè par M. de Cassini fils. Paris, 1772", and "Voyage fair par odre du roi en 1768 et 1769 pour éprouver les montres marines inventées par M. LeRoy. Paris, 1770"
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
4 p. l., 215 p.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
front (fold. plan)

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