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Title
A voyage of discovery to the North Pacific Ocean :  in which the coast of Asia, from the lat. of 35⁰ north to the lat. of 52⁰ north, the island of the Insu (commonly known under the name of the land of Jesso,) the north, south, and east coasts of Japan, the Lieuchieux and the adjacent isles, as well as the coast of Corea, have been examined and surveyed : performed in His Majesty's sloop Providence and her tender, in the years 1795, 1796, 1797, 1798   / by William Robert Broughton.
Name/Creator
Broughton, William Robert, 1762-1821, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:2641682 
Location
Microforms (Lamont)

Houghton

Botany Arnold (Cambr.)

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies in the Strand
Language
English
Description
xx, 393, [1] p. : 6 plates (4 fold.) 3 fold. maps (incl. front.) ; 28 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
DS506 .B87
Subject
Providence (Sloop : Great Britain) ;  Japan -- Description and travel ;  Ryukyu Islands -- Description and travel ;  Korea -- Description and travel ;  Scientific expeditions ;  EnglandLondon

Category
Korea

Japan

Note
Ch. 3 describes the portion of the voyage extending from Nootka Sound to Monterey.

"Some vegetable productions of Insu" ... "of the Lieuchieux Islands" ... "of Corea": p. 392-393.
Other Title
  Western Americana, frontier history of the trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900 reel 72, no. 725
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