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The Resource The life & adventures of John Nicol, mariner : his service in king's ships in war & peace, his travels & explorations by sea to remote & unknown countries in merchant vessels, whalers, and other sundry craft; together with copious notes & comments on ships, the officers and shipmates with whom he served, the customs & traditions of the sea and of the inhabitants of distant lands both savage and civilized, their religions, culture, & industries, etc., etc., etc., as related by himself & embellished with numerous original designs by Gordon Grant; with a foreword and afterword by Alexander Laing

The life & adventures of John Nicol, mariner : his service in king's ships in war & peace, his travels & explorations by sea to remote & unknown countries in merchant vessels, whalers, and other sundry craft; together with copious notes & comments on ships, the officers and shipmates with whom he served, the customs & traditions of the sea and of the inhabitants of distant lands both savage and civilized, their religions, culture, & industries, etc., etc., etc., as related by himself & embellished with numerous original designs by Gordon Grant; with a foreword and afterword by Alexander Laing

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The life & adventures of John Nicol, mariner : his service in king's ships in war & peace, his travels & explorations by sea to remote & unknown countries in merchant vessels, whalers, and other sundry craft; together with copious notes & comments on ships, the officers and shipmates with whom he served, the customs & traditions of the sea and of the inhabitants of distant lands both savage and civilized, their religions, culture, & industries, etc., etc., etc.
Title
The life & adventures of John Nicol, mariner
Title remainder
his service in king's ships in war & peace, his travels & explorations by sea to remote & unknown countries in merchant vessels, whalers, and other sundry craft; together with copious notes & comments on ships, the officers and shipmates with whom he served, the customs & traditions of the sea and of the inhabitants of distant lands both savage and civilized, their religions, culture, & industries, etc., etc., etc.
Statement of responsibility
as related by himself & embellished with numerous original designs by Gordon Grant; with a foreword and afterword by Alexander Laing
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1755-1825
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nicol, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
G530
LC item number
.N6 1936a
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1875-1962
  • 1903-1976
  • 1788-1863
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grant, Gordon
  • Laing, Alexander
  • Howell, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Voyages and travels
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The life & adventures of John Nicol, mariner : his service in king's ships in war & peace, his travels & explorations by sea to remote & unknown countries in merchant vessels, whalers, and other sundry craft; together with copious notes & comments on ships, the officers and shipmates with whom he served, the customs & traditions of the sea and of the inhabitants of distant lands both savage and civilized, their religions, culture, & industries, etc., etc., etc., as related by himself & embellished with numerous original designs by Gordon Grant; with a foreword and afterword by Alexander Laing
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "First edition, limited to 100 numbered copies, each containing an original color drawing signed by Gordon Grant."
  • A reissue of the edition of 1822 edited by John Howell
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 2. Canada-Mode of fishing-Serpents-Floats of wood-Author sails to the West Indies-Arrives in Newfoundland
Control code
1216609
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
vi pages, 2 leaves, 214 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait
System control number
(WaOLN)982666
Label
The life & adventures of John Nicol, mariner : his service in king's ships in war & peace, his travels & explorations by sea to remote & unknown countries in merchant vessels, whalers, and other sundry craft; together with copious notes & comments on ships, the officers and shipmates with whom he served, the customs & traditions of the sea and of the inhabitants of distant lands both savage and civilized, their religions, culture, & industries, etc., etc., etc., as related by himself & embellished with numerous original designs by Gordon Grant; with a foreword and afterword by Alexander Laing
Publication
Note
  • "First edition, limited to 100 numbered copies, each containing an original color drawing signed by Gordon Grant."
  • A reissue of the edition of 1822 edited by John Howell
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 2. Canada-Mode of fishing-Serpents-Floats of wood-Author sails to the West Indies-Arrives in Newfoundland
Control code
1216609
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
vi pages, 2 leaves, 214 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait
System control number
(WaOLN)982666

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