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A voyage to South America : describing at large the Spanish cities, towns, provinces, &c. on that extensive continent : undertaken, by command of the king of Spain

Author: Antonio de Ulloa; John Adams, Esq. of Waltham Abbey.
Publisher: London : Printed for John Stockdale ..., 1806.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 4th ed.View all editions and formats
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Ulloa, Antonio de, 1716-1795.
Voyage to South America.
London, Printed for J. Stockdale [etc.] 1806
(OCoLC)643893488
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Antonio de Ulloa; John Adams, Esq. of Waltham Abbey.
OCLC Number: 2220208
Notes: Translation of Ulloa's Relación histórica del viage a la América Meridional ... Madrid, 1748.
The "Resumen historico del origen, y succession de los Incas, y demas soberanos del Perú", by Garcilaso de la Vega, found in the original, is omitted from this translation.
The account of the scientific work of the expedition, written by Jorge Juan y Santacilia, was published separately, Madrid, 1748, under title: Observaciones astronomicas, y phisicas hechas ... en los reynos del Perù. It is not included in this translation.
John Adams was not the translator of the English edition, but merely furnished the "Notes and observations" and "Account of the Brazils."
Vol. 1: xxvii, 479 p.; v.2: [4], 419, [15] p.; 7 folded leaves of plates: plates 1-5 in v.1, plates 6-7 in v. 2.
Includes index.
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations, maps, plans ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Relación histórica del viage a la América Meridional.
Responsibility: by Don George Juan and Don Antonio de Ulloa ... ; translated from the original Spanish ; with notes and observations, and an account of the Brazils, by John Adams.

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