The discovery of North America

London : H. Stevens; Paris : H. Welter, 1892.; 906 pages, 892 with full-text search [?]

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Creator Harrisse, Henry, 1829-1910
Title The discovery of North America : a critical, documentary, and historic investigation, with an essay on the early cartography of the New World, including descriptions of two hundred and fifty maps or globes, existing or lost, constructed before the year 1536...
CIHM/ICMH microfiche series ; no. 06774
Published London : H. Stevens; Paris : H. Welter, 1892.
Identifier 06774
FC 02 0203 no. 06774
Subject Explorers.
Names, Geographical -- North America.
Noms géographiques -- Amérique du Nord.
America -- Discovery and exploration.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.
America -- Maps -- History.
America -- Maps -- Bibliography.
Amérique -- Découverte et exploration.
Amérique -- Découverte et exploration -- Cartes.
Amérique -- Cartes -- Histoire.
Amérique -- Cartes -- Bibliographies.
Document source Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Library of the Public Archives of Canada.
Notes 10 microfiches (458 fr.) : ill., maps.
Other title information: To which are added a chronology of one hundred voyages westward, projected, attempted, or accomplished between 1431 and 1504 ; biographical accounts of the three hundred pilots who first crossed the Atlantic, and a copious list of the original names of American regions, caciqueships, mountains, islands, capes, gulfs, rivers, towns and harbours.
"380 copies issued as follows: 10 copies on Whatman paper (for private distribution by the author) ; 10 copies on Japanese paper ; 40 copies on Dutch hand-made paper ; 320 copies on English toned paper. Copy No. 25--Dutch".
Includes bibliographical references.
Includes indexes.
xii, 802 p. : ill., maps ; 30 cm.
Collection Monographs
Language English
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