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|Genre/Form:||Early works to 1800|
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Sparrman, Anders, 1748-1820.
Voyage to the Cape of Good Hope towards the Antarctic polar circle and round the world.
London : Printed for G.G.J. and J. Robinson, 1785
|Named Person:||Anders Sparrman|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Anders Sparrman; Georg Forster; G. G. J. and J. Robinson (Paternoster-Row, London, England),
|Language Note:||English translation of: Resa till Goda Hopps-udden.|
|Notes:||Vol. 1: xxviii, 368 p.,  leaves of plates ; v. 2: viii, 350 [i.e. 354],  p.,  leaves of plates.
Pages 353-354 misnumbered 349-350 at end of vol. 2.
Translated by Georg Forster.
Includes errata (Vol. 1: p. xxviii ; v. 2: p.  at end).
|Description:||2 v.,  leaves of plates : ill., map (fold.), music ; 29 cm.|
|Contents:||Vol. 1. Introduction ; Voyage from Gotenburgh to the Cape ; Residence at the Cape of Good Hope till the author's voyage to the South Sea ; Voyage to the South Sea ; Journey frome Cape Town to the Country of the Caffres ; Journey from the Warm Bath to Zwellendam ; Journey from Zwellendam to Muscle-Bay ; Journey through the Houtniquas ; Journey through Lange Dal ; Journey from Lange Dal to Sitsicamma, and from thence to Sea-Cow River --
Vol. 2. Journey from Sea-Cow River to Little Sunday River ; Journey from Little Sundays River to Boshies-Mans River ; Journey from Boshies-Mans River to Quammedacka ; Journey from Quammedacka to Agter Bruntjes-Hoogte ; Residence at Agter Bruntjes-Hoogte ; Journey from Agter Bruntjes-Hoogte to the two Visch Rivers, and residence at those places ; Journey back to the Cape ; Appendix: Some account of the Mus Pumilio, a new species of rat, from the southern part of Africa, lately discovered and described by the author ; Appendix: Specimen of the language of the Hottentots.
|Other Titles:||Resa till Goda Hopps-udden.|
|Responsibility:||by Andrew Sparrman ; translated from the Swedish original.|
- Sparrman, Anders, -- 1748-1820 -- Travel -- South Africa.
- Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
- Eastern Cape (South Africa) -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
- South Africa -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.