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A new voyage and description of the Isthmus of America : giving an account of the author's abode there, the form and make of the country, the coasts, hills, rivers, &c. woods, soil, weather, &c. trees, fruit, beasts, birds, fish, &c. : the Indian inhabitants, their features, complexion, &c. their manners, customs, employments, marriages, feasts, hunting, computation, language, &c. : with remarkable occurrences in the South Sea, and elsewhere

 
HOLLIS Number
Contributors
Wafer, Lionel, 1660?-1705?
Publication
London: Printed for James Knapton, at the Crown in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1699

Description

Digital Facsimile

[8], 224, [16] p., [4] folded leaves of plates : ill., map (engravings) ; 20 cm. (8vo)

Signatures: [A]⁴ ([A]1 verso blank) B-Q⁸.

Errata: p. [8], 1st count.

Bookseller's advertisements: p. [15-16], 3rd count.

Includes index.

 

Language

English
 

Subject

Indians of Central America -- Panama -- Early works to 1800.; Cuna Indians -- Social life and customs -- Early works to 1800.; Natural history -- Panama -- Pre-Linnean works.; Panama -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.