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The Resource Crèvecoeur's eighteenth-century travels in Pennsylvania & New York, translated & edited by Percy G. Adams

Crèvecoeur's eighteenth-century travels in Pennsylvania & New York, translated & edited by Percy G. Adams

Label
Crèvecoeur's eighteenth-century travels in Pennsylvania & New York
Title
Crèvecoeur's eighteenth-century travels in Pennsylvania & New York
Statement of responsibility
translated & edited by Percy G. Adams
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Michel-Guillaume Jean de Crèvecouer, long regarded as a chief figure in American letters of the Revolutionary period, is remembered as the author of Letters from an American Farmer and the posthumous Sketches of Eighteenth Century of America, but his last and most ambitious work has been almost entirely neglected. Published in France as Le Voyage dans la haute Pensylvanie et dans d'état de New York, Crèvecouer's last book was never popular and has not heretofore appeared in English. Yet the Voyage has much to add to Crèvecouer's picture of eighteenth-century America, and to our own picture of
Cataloging source
E7B
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1735-1813
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St. John de Crèvecoeur, J. Hector
Dewey number
917.48
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F153
LC item number
.C923 1961eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Adams, Percy G.
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  • Indians of North America
  • Pennsylvania
  • New York (State)
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • TRAVEL
  • Indians of North America
  • Travel
  • New York (State)
  • Pennsylvania
  • United States
Label
Crèvecoeur's eighteenth-century travels in Pennsylvania & New York, translated & edited by Percy G. Adams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Preface; Contents; Introduction; I: A Trip up the Hudson; II: Colonel Woodhull of Schunnemunk Valley; III: A Tour of the Chief Ironworks of New York; IV: In the Backwoods of Pennsylvania; V: In the Backwoods of Pennsylvania; VI: Lost on a Bee Hunt in Bedford County; VII: The Bachelor Farmer of Cherry Valley; VIII: The Indian Council at Onondaga; IX: The Indian Council at Onondaga; X: A Winter among the Mohawks, or, The Story of Cattaw-Wassy; XI: Niagara in Winter; XII: Agouehghon, the Coohassa-Onas of Niagara; XIII: Two Indian Tales
  • XIV: Wabemat's Reward, or, Why the First Beaver Was MadeXV: The Use Made of Salt in America, and, The Mountain Pasture Lands; APPENDIX: The Contents of the Voyage; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
903965167
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (221 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161990
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1299d8q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903965167
Label
Crèvecoeur's eighteenth-century travels in Pennsylvania & New York, translated & edited by Percy G. Adams
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Preface; Contents; Introduction; I: A Trip up the Hudson; II: Colonel Woodhull of Schunnemunk Valley; III: A Tour of the Chief Ironworks of New York; IV: In the Backwoods of Pennsylvania; V: In the Backwoods of Pennsylvania; VI: Lost on a Bee Hunt in Bedford County; VII: The Bachelor Farmer of Cherry Valley; VIII: The Indian Council at Onondaga; IX: The Indian Council at Onondaga; X: A Winter among the Mohawks, or, The Story of Cattaw-Wassy; XI: Niagara in Winter; XII: Agouehghon, the Coohassa-Onas of Niagara; XIII: Two Indian Tales
  • XIV: Wabemat's Reward, or, Why the First Beaver Was MadeXV: The Use Made of Salt in America, and, The Mountain Pasture Lands; APPENDIX: The Contents of the Voyage; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
903965167
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (221 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161990
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1299d8q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903965167

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