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Narrative of the adventures and sufferings of John R. Jewitt : only survivor of the crew of the ship Boston, during a captivity of nearly three years among the savages of Nootka Sound: with an account of the manners, mode of living, and religious opinions of the natives : Embellished with ten engravings.

Author/Creator:
Jewitt, John R. (John Rodgers), 1783-1821.
Publication:
Ithaca : Mack, Andrus, & Co., 1849.
Format/Description:
Book
166 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Subjects:
Jewitt, John R. (John Rodgers), 1783-1821.
Nootka Indians.
Indian captivities.
Form/Genre:
Captivity narratives.
Notes:
"Written by ... Richard Alsop ... [who] drew from Jewitt his story, during repeated interviews." Cf. Hist. mag., v. 4, 1860, p. 91.
"A list of words in the Nootkian language, the most in use."--p. [5].
Penn Provenance:
Dechert, Robert (donor)
Penn Chronology:
1849.
Cited in:
Sabin, 36123
Smith [superscript 3], 5220
Contributor:
Alsop, Richard, 1761-1815.
Dechert Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
64756680
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