Travels to the westward or the unknown parts of America: in the years 1786 & 1787.
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Travels to the westward or the unknown parts of America: in the years 1786 & 1787. Containing an account of the country to the westward of the river Missisippi [sic], its productions, animals, inhabitants, curiosities, &c. &c. by Alonso Decalves

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Published by Printed [by Cornelius Sturtevant, Jr. and Company] in Keene, Newhampshire; for the purchaser. in [Keene, N.H.] .
Written in English


  • Vandelure, John.,
  • Voyages, Imaginary.,
  • Indians of North America -- Captivities.,
  • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.

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Edition Notes

StatementBy Alonso Decalves.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 28548., Early American imprints -- no. 28547.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, [2], 8-35, [1] p.
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14580233M

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