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|Genre/Form:||Glossaries, vocabularies, etc|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Meriwether Lewis; William Clark; Jonathan Carver; Alexander Mackenzie; W. F.
|Notes:||Pages 125, 126, 149, 150, 155-158, 179, 180, 209, 210, 229-232 omitted in paging; p. 173 and 174 repeated.
A spurious account, of which the earliest American edition, Philadelphia, 1809, appeared under title: The travels of Capts. Lewis & Clarke.
The various spurious editions are made up of material taken principally from three sources : (a) Message from the President of the United States communicating discoveries made in exploring the Missouri, Red River and Washita, by Captains Lewis and Clark, Doctor Sibley, and Mr. Dunbar, Washington. 1806; (b) Jonathan Carver's Travels through the interior parts of North-America ... in the years 1766, 1767, and 1768; (c) Alexander Mackenzie's Voyage from Montreal ... through the continent of North America in the years 1789 and 1793.
Vocabulary of the Knisteneaux (Crees): p.-124.
|Description:||266 p. (i.e. 249) p. 4 plates. 18 cm.|
|Responsibility:||To which is added a complete dictionary of the Indian tongue, by William Fisher, esq.|