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Title
Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia, are preparing for publication, and will shortly issue, the Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition, during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, and 1842 : by Charles Wilkes ... in five magnificent large imperial octavo volumes, with an atlas of large and extended maps
Exploring expedition
Specimen :  United States Exploring Expedition  
Name/Creator
Lea & Blanchard, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:2623705 
Location
Networked Resource

Houghton
Place of Origin
[Philadelphia
Publisher
Lea and Blanchard
Language
English
Description
[8] p. : front., ill. ; 27cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Wilkes, Charles , 1798-1877 -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia ;  United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842) ;  United StatesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia

Category
United States

United States South Seas Exploring Expedition (a.k.a. the Wilkes Expedition), 1838-1842

Note
A prospectus, including variously numbered illustrated specimen pages and a plate. The Lea and Blanchard edition of the Narrative was published in 1845.