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The description and natural history of the coasts of North America (Acadia)

Toronto : The Champlain Society, 1908; 679 pages

Document Record
Creator Denys, Nicolas, 1598-1688
Ganong, William F. (William Francis), 1864- 1941
Title The description and natural history of the coasts of North America (Acadia)
Published Toronto : The Champlain Society, 1908
Identifier 78780
Subject Acadia
Nova Scotia--Description and travel--To 1784
Natural history--Nova Scotia
Fisheries--Nova Scotia
Acadie
Nouvelle-Écosse--Descriptions et voyages--Ouvrages avant 1800
Sciences naturelles--Nouvelle-Écosse
Pêches--Nouvelle-Écosse
Document source National Library of Canada
Collection Monographs
Language eng
Description xvi, 625 p., [17] leaves of plates : ill., facsims., folded map ; 25 cm.
Includes text in fra.
"Five hundred and twenty copies of this volume have been printed. Twenty are reserved for editorial purposes. The remaining five hundred are supplied only to members of the society and to subscribing libraries. This copy is no. 8A".
Original issued in series: The Publications of the Champlain Society ; 2.
References: Tod & Cordingley, p. 65a ; TPL no. 67.
Includes reproductions of the title-pages, plates and map of the original edition, Paris, 1672.
Bibliography: p. 37-48.
"Bibliographical description of Denys' book, by Victor Hugo Paltsits": p. 49-55.
Includes bibliographical references and an index.
Permanent Link http://online.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.78780