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Memoirs of Charles Dennis Rusoe D'Eres, a native of Canada; [microform] : who was with the Scanyawtauragahrooote Indians eleven years, with a particular account of his sufferings, &c. during his tarry with them, and his safe return to his family connections in Canada; : to which is added an appendix, containing a brief account of their persons, dress, manners, reckoning time, mode of government, &c. Feasts, dances, hunting, weapons of war, &c. Making peace, diversions, courtship, marriage, religious tenets, mode of worship, diseases, method of cure, burying their dead, character of the Scanyawtauragahrooote Indians, particular description of the quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects, which are to be met with on and in the vicinity of Scanyawtauragahrooote Island. : Copy right secured.

Author/Creator:
Rusoe D'Eres, Charles Dennis, b. 1761.
Publication:
[Exeter, N.H.] : Printed for, and sold by Henry Ranlet, Exeter., 1800.
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 37949.
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 38422.
Format/Description:
Microformat
[3], 8-176 p. ; 18 cm. (12mo)
Subjects:
Rusoe D'Eres, Charles Dennis, b. 1761.
Indian captivities.
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs.
Nanticoke Indians -- Social life and customs.
Form/Genre:
Captivity narratives.
Memoirs.
Place of Publication:
United States New Hampshire Exeter.
Notes:
Generally considered to be a fictitious account. However, Vail suggests that it may be to a considerable extent true. Cf. Vail, R.W.G. The voice of the old frontier.
Error in paging: p. 99 minsumbered 90.
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 37949).
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 38422).
Cited in:
Evans 37949
Evans 38422
Ayer Coll. 236
OCLC:
55834048
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