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

Author/Creator:
Decalves, Alonso.
Publication:
[Keene, N.H.] : Printed [by Cornelius Sturtevant, Jr. and Company] in Keene, Newhampshire; for the purchaser., 1795.
Format/Description:
Microformat
v, [2], 8-35, [1] p. ; 19 cm. (12mo)
Edition:
The second edition.
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 28548.
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 28547.
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Standardized Title:
New travels to the westward
Subjects:
Vandelure, John.
Indian captivities.
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
Form/Genre:
Imaginary voyages.
Captivity narratives.
Place of Publication:
United States New Hampshire Keene.
Notes:
Fictitious account of an overland trip from New Orleans to the Northwest coast. The account of John Vandelure's captivity among the Indians is, however, based on fact.
First published under title: New travels to the westward, or, unknown parts of America.
Ascribed to the press of Cornelius Sturtevant, Jr., and Company by Evans. Shipton and Mooney report that Evans' entry 28547, describing a "Second Keene edition" printed by Henry Blake & Co., is a ghost of this edition.
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 28548).
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 28547).
Cited in:
Evans 28548
Evans 28547
OCLC:
78533222