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|Genre/Form:||Glossaries, vocabularies, etc|
|Additional Physical Format:||(DLC)rc 01001485|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Meriwether Lewis; William Clark
The earliest American edition of the spurious account of the Lewis and Clark expeditions. It is 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.
For detailed descriptions of contents of this and other spurious editions, cf. History of the expedition ... of Lewis and Clark, ed. by Elliott Coues, 1893, v. 1, p. cviii-cxvii; and V.H. Paitsits's Bibliographical data, in Original journals of the Lewis and Clark expedition, ed. by R.G. Thwaites, 1904, v. 1, p. lxvi-lxx.
Vocabulary of the Knisteneaux (Crees): p. 133-141.
Master microform held by: Readex.
|Reproduction Notes:||Microopaque. New York, N.Y. : Readex Microprint Corporation, 1970. 4 cards ; 15 x 23 cm. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 18775).|
|Description:||xii, 300 pages,  leaves of plates : map ; 19 cm|
|Series Title:||Early American imprints., Second series ;, no. 18775.|
|Responsibility:||compiled from various authentic sources, and documents ; to which is subjoined, a summary of the Statistical view of the Indian nations, from the official communication of Meriwether Lewis ...|