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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Tuckey, James Hingston, 1776-1816.
Narrative of an expedition to explore the river Zaire.
London, J. Murray, 1818
|Named Person:||James Hingston Tuckey; Christen Smith; Christen Smith; James Hingston Tuckey|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
James Hingston Tuckey; Christen Smith; William Elford Leach; Everard Home, Sir; Robert Brown; Charles Dietrich Eberhard König; John Murray; W. Bulmer and Co.,
|Notes:||Professor Smith=Christen Smith.
Signatures: [a]⁴ ( -a1) b-l⁴ B-3R⁴ S².
Register continuous despite pagination.
Publisher's advertisements on  p. at end.
Errata on prelim. p .
|Description:||, lxxxii, 392, 395-402, 401-498,  p.,  leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill., map ; 28 cm. (4to)|
|Contents:||Captain Tuckey's narrative --
Professor Smith's journal --
General observations --
Appendix no. I.A vocabulary of the Malemba and Embomma languages --
Appendix no. II. Oberservations on the genus Ocythoë of Rafinesque, with a description of a new species / by William Elford Leach --
Appendix no. III. The distinguishing characters between the ova of the sepia, and those of the Vermes Testacea, that live in water explained / by Sir Everard Home, Bart. --
Appendix no. IV. A general notice of the animals taken by Mr. John Cranch, during the expedition to explore the source of the River Zaire --
Appendix no. V. Observations, systematical and geographical, on Professor Christian Smith's Collection of plants from the vicinity of the River Congo / by Robert Brown --
Appendix no. VI --
Appendix no. VII. Hydrographical remarks from the island of St. Thomas, to the mouth of the Zaire.
|Other Titles:||Captain Tuckey's narrative|
|Responsibility:||under the direction of Captain J.K. Tuckey, R.N. ; to which is added, the journal of Professor Smith ; some general observations on the country and its inhabitants ; and an appendix containing the natural history of that part of the kingdom of Congo through which the Zaire flows.|
- Tuckey, James Hingston, -- 1776-1816 -- Travel -- Congo River.
- Smith, Christen -- Travel -- Congo River.
- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Description and travel.
- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Discovery and exploration.
- Congo River -- Description and travel.
- Congo River -- Discovery and exploration.
- Scientific expeditions.
- Smith, Christen.
- Tuckey, James Hingston, -- 1776-1816
- Discoveries in geography.
- Congo (Democratic Republic)
- Congo River.