The Resource Travels to discover the source of the Nile, : in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, and 1773. In five volumes., By James Bruce of Kinnaird, Esq. F.R.S

Travels to discover the source of the Nile, : in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, and 1773. In five volumes., By James Bruce of Kinnaird, Esq. F.R.S

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Travels to discover the source of the Nile, : in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, and 1773. In five volumes.
Title
Travels to discover the source of the Nile,
Title remainder
in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, and 1773. In five volumes.
Statement of responsibility
By James Bruce of Kinnaird, Esq. F.R.S
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Language
eng
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UkLiU
Citation location within source
T51608
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ESTC
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1730-1794
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Bruce, James
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1783-
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  • Rathbone family
  • Ruthven, John
  • G. G. J. and J. Robinson (Paternoster-Row, London, England)
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  • Natural history
  • Animals
  • Plants
  • Africa
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Nile River
  • Sudan
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Travels to discover the source of the Nile, : in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, and 1773. In five volumes., By James Bruce of Kinnaird, Esq. F.R.S
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Publication
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  • Description based on volume 1
  • Volume 5 is entitled "Select specimens of natural history, collected in travels to discover the source of the Nile"
  • Each volume has a half-title, that of volume 5 reads: "Appendix"
  • "List of the plates in Mr. Bruce's Travels" on leaf 2I6 in volume 5
  • Errata (for volumes 1-5) on leaf 2I5 verso in volume 5
  • Includes index (in volume 5)
  • Engraved title page vignettes (including a medallion portrait of the author)
Dimensions
4° (31 cm)
Extent
5 volumes, plates
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
Ownership
Presented to the University of Liverpool by the Rathbone family. With bookplate on front paste-down.
Label
Travels to discover the source of the Nile, : in the years 1768, 1769, 1770, 1771, 1772, and 1773. In five volumes., By James Bruce of Kinnaird, Esq. F.R.S
Publication
Note
  • Description based on volume 1
  • Volume 5 is entitled "Select specimens of natural history, collected in travels to discover the source of the Nile"
  • Each volume has a half-title, that of volume 5 reads: "Appendix"
  • "List of the plates in Mr. Bruce's Travels" on leaf 2I6 in volume 5
  • Errata (for volumes 1-5) on leaf 2I5 verso in volume 5
  • Includes index (in volume 5)
  • Engraved title page vignettes (including a medallion portrait of the author)
Dimensions
4° (31 cm)
Extent
5 volumes, plates
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
Ownership
Presented to the University of Liverpool by the Rathbone family. With bookplate on front paste-down.

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