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A voyage to South America : describing at large, the Spanish cities, towns, provinces, &c. on that extensive continent : interspersed throughout with reflexions on whatever is peculiar in the religion and civil policy : in the genius, customs, manners, dress, &c. &c. of the several inhabitants : whether natives, Spaniards, creoles, Indians, mulattoes, or negroes : together with the natural as well as commercial history of the country : and an account of their gold and silver mines / undertaken by command of the king of Spain, by Don George Juan, and Don Antonio de Ulloa ... ; translated from the original Spanish ; illustrated with copper plates.

Author/creator Ulloa, Antonio de, 1716-1795
Format Book and Microform
Edition2d ed., rev. and cor.
Publication InfoLondon : L. Davis and C. Reymers, 1760.
Description2 volumes, VII folded plates : illustrations, maps, plans ; 21 cm.
Series Library of American civilization ; LAC 20743
Library of American civilization ; LAC 20743. UNAUTHORIZED
General noteA translation of Ulloa's Relacion historica del viaje a la America Meridional ... Madrid, 1748.
General note"Together with the natural as well as commercial history of the country, and an account of their gold and silver mines."
General noteThe "Resumen historico del origen, y succession de los Incas, y demas soberanos del PerĂº", by Garcilaso de la Vega, found in the original, is omitted from this translation.
General noteThe account of the scientific work of the expedition, written by Jorge Juan y Santacilia, was published separately, Madrid, 1748, under title, "Observaciones astronomicas, y phisicas hechas ... en los reynos del PerĂº ... " It is not included in this translation.
General noteMaster microform held by: LrI.
Reproduction noteJoyner- Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 20743).

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