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Narrative of the surveying voyages of His Majesty's ships Adventure and Beagle, between the years 1826 and 1836, describing their examination of the southern shores of South America, and the Beagle's circumnavigation of the globe, v.1-2, appendix: Journal of researches into the geology and natural history of the various countries visited by H.M.S. Beagle

Creator/Contributor:
Fitzroy, Robert, 1805-1865, creator
Place Of Origin:
England
London
Publisher:
H. Colburn
Creation Date:
1839
Extent:
3 v. : ill., maps ; 24 cm. + 1 appendix (352 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.)
Language:
English
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
v. 1. Proceedings of the first expedition, 1826-1830, under the command of Captain P. Parker King -- v. 2. Proceedings of the second expedition, 1831-1836, under the command of Captain Robert Fitz-Roy -- Appendix to vol. 2 -- v. 3. Journal and remarks, 1832-1836 / by Charles Darwin.
Subjects:
Adventure and Beagle Expedition (1826-1830)
Beagle Expedition (1831-1836)
Natural history--South America
Indians of South America--Patagonia (Argentina and Chile)
Fuegians
Patagonia (Argentina and Chile)--Description and travel
South America--Description and travel
Notes:
Vol. 3 was reissued the same year in separate form.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
F2936 .F56
Repository:
Widener Library, Harvard University
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
Record ID:
990026148590203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990026148590203941/catalog