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Narrative of an expedition to explore the River Zaire, usually called the Congo, in South Africa in 1816

Author: James Hingston TuckeyChristen SmithWilliam Elford LeachEverard Home, SirRobert BrownAll authors
Publisher: London : John Murray, Albemarle-Street, 1818
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Tuckey, James Hingston, 1776-1816.
Narrative of an expedition to explore the river Zaire.
London, J. Murray, 1818
(OCoLC)595657398
Named Person: James Hingston Tuckey; Christen Smith; Christen Smith; James Hingston Tuckey
Document Type: Book
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.,
OCLC Number: 945591
Notes: Professor Smith=Christen Smith.
Signatures: [a]⁴ ( -a1) b-l⁴ B-3R⁴ S².
Register continuous despite pagination.
Publisher's advertisements on [2] p. at end.
Errata on prelim. p [5].
Description: [6], lxxxii, 392, 395-402, 401-498, [2] p., [13] 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.

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