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The Resource A voyage to California, to observe the transit of Venus, by Mons. Chappe d'Auteroche ; with an historical description of the author's route through Mexico, and the natural history of that province ; also, a voyage to Newfoundland and Sallee, to make experiments on Mr. Le Roy's timekeepers ; by Monsieur de Cassini, (electronic resource)

A voyage to California, to observe the transit of Venus, by Mons. Chappe d'Auteroche ; with an historical description of the author's route through Mexico, and the natural history of that province ; also, a voyage to Newfoundland and Sallee, to make experiments on Mr. Le Roy's timekeepers ; by Monsieur de Cassini, (electronic resource)

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A voyage to California, to observe the transit of Venus
Title
A voyage to California, to observe the transit of Venus
Statement of responsibility
by Mons. Chappe d'Auteroche ; with an historical description of the author's route through Mexico, and the natural history of that province ; also, a voyage to Newfoundland and Sallee, to make experiments on Mr. Le Roy's timekeepers ; by Monsieur de Cassini
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Cataloging source
ResP
Citation location within source
CTRG10034410-B
Citation source
RLIN
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1728-1769
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chappe d'Auteroche
Illustrations
plans
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
patent document
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1748-1845
  • 1737-1799
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cassini, Jean-Dominique
  • Alzate y Ramírez, José Antonio de
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leroy, Julien
  • Natural history
  • Cod fisheries
  • Clocks and watches
  • Venus (Planet)
  • Mexico
  • California, Lower
  • Sallee, Morocco
Label
A voyage to California, to observe the transit of Venus, by Mons. Chappe d'Auteroche ; with an historical description of the author's route through Mexico, and the natural history of that province ; also, a voyage to Newfoundland and Sallee, to make experiments on Mr. Le Roy's timekeepers ; by Monsieur de Cassini, (electronic resource)
Link
http://libraries.ou.edu/access.aspx?url=http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/Sabin?af=RN&ae=CY100439180&srchtp=a&ste=14&locID=norm94900
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Publication
Note
  • Last page incorrectly numbered 315
  • "Extract of a letter from Mexico addressed to the Royal academy of sciences at Paris, by Don Joseph Anthony de Alzate y Ramyrez ... relative to the natural history of the country adjacent to the city of Mexico": p. 77-105
  • Apparently a translation of two works published by Cassini: "Voyage en Californie pour l'observation du passage de Vénus sur le disque du soleil, le 3 juin 1769 ... par feu m. Chappe d'Auteroche. Redigé et publié par m. de Cassini fils. Paris, 1772", and "Voyage fait par ordre du roi en 1768 et 1769 pour éprouver les montres marines inventées par m. Le Roy. Paris, 1770"
  • Reproduction of original from Library of Congress
  • Sabin no. 12004
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
4 p.l., 215 p.
Form of item
electronic
Lccn
01024366
Other physical details
front. (fold. plan)
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2576609-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2576609
  • (Sirsi) CTRG10034410-B
  • (OCoLC)85887893
Label
A voyage to California, to observe the transit of Venus, by Mons. Chappe d'Auteroche ; with an historical description of the author's route through Mexico, and the natural history of that province ; also, a voyage to Newfoundland and Sallee, to make experiments on Mr. Le Roy's timekeepers ; by Monsieur de Cassini, (electronic resource)
Link
http://libraries.ou.edu/access.aspx?url=http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/Sabin?af=RN&ae=CY100439180&srchtp=a&ste=14&locID=norm94900
Publication
Note
  • Last page incorrectly numbered 315
  • "Extract of a letter from Mexico addressed to the Royal academy of sciences at Paris, by Don Joseph Anthony de Alzate y Ramyrez ... relative to the natural history of the country adjacent to the city of Mexico": p. 77-105
  • Apparently a translation of two works published by Cassini: "Voyage en Californie pour l'observation du passage de Vénus sur le disque du soleil, le 3 juin 1769 ... par feu m. Chappe d'Auteroche. Redigé et publié par m. de Cassini fils. Paris, 1772", and "Voyage fait par ordre du roi en 1768 et 1769 pour éprouver les montres marines inventées par m. Le Roy. Paris, 1770"
  • Reproduction of original from Library of Congress
  • Sabin no. 12004
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
4 p.l., 215 p.
Form of item
electronic
Lccn
01024366
Other physical details
front. (fold. plan)
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2576609-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2576609
  • (Sirsi) CTRG10034410-B
  • (OCoLC)85887893

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