A new discovery of a vast country in America : extending above four thousand miles, between New France and New Mexico : with a description of the great lakes, cataracts, rivers, plants, and animals : also, the manners, customs, and languages of the several native Indians, and the advantage of commerce with those different nations : with a continuation, giving an account of the attempts of the Sieur de la Salle upon the mines of St. Barbe, &c. : the taking of Quebec by the English, with the advantages of a shorter cut to China and Japan : both parts illustrated with maps and figures, and dedicated to His Majesty K. William

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Main Author: Hennepin, Louis, 17th cent.
Contributors: Joliet, Lo, 1645- Marquette, Jacq
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: London : Printed for M. Bentley, J. Tonson, H. Bonwick, T. Goodwin, and S. Manship, 1698.
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245 1 2 |a A new discovery of a vast country in America :  |b extending above four thousand miles, between New France and New Mexico : with a description of the great lakes, cataracts, rivers, plants, and animals : also, the manners, customs, and languages of the several native Indians, and the advantage of commerce with those different nations : with a continuation, giving an account of the attempts of the Sieur de la Salle upon the mines of St. Barbe, &c. : the taking of Quebec by the English, with the advantages of a shorter cut to China and Japan : both parts illustrated with maps and figures, and dedicated to His Majesty K. William  |c by L. Hennepin ; to which is added, several new discoveries in North-America, not publish'd in the French edition 
260 |a London :  |b Printed for M. Bentley, J. Tonson, H. Bonwick, T. Goodwin, and S. Manship,  |c 1698. 
300 |a [20], 355, [30], 178 p., [9] leaves of plates :  |b ill., folded maps ;  |c 20 cm. 
500 |a First English ed. Shea's no. 1, with t.p. of his no. 2. Cf. Shea, Descr. of Louisiana, 1880, p. 392. 
500 |a "A continuation" with special t.p. ([1], [30], 178 p.) is bound after p. 355, with catchword on p. 178 "An account" referring to "An account of several new discoveries in North-America" (p. [301]-355) which is bound after p. 299 (p. [300] being blank but included in pagination). 
500 |a [Part 1] is a translation of the "Nouvelle découverte"; [pt.2] of "Nouveau voyage", with special t.p. and pagination: A continuation of the new discovery of a vast country in America, extending above four thousand miles, between New France and New Mexico; ... by L. Hennepin ... London : Printed in the year 1 
500 |a Appended [?] to part 2: Joliet's account with half-title "An account of several new discoveries in North-America": p. [301]-306; "An account of M. la Salle's voyage to the river Mississippi ...": p. 307-317; "A discovery of some new countries and nations in the Northern-America / by Father Marquette", etc.: p. 318- 
500 |a Engraved half-title: A new discovery of a large country in America by Father Lewis Henne 
500 |a For a detialed bibliographical description of this edition see V.H. Paltsits, Bibl. of the works of Father Louis Hennepin, Chicago, 1903, p. lxi-lx 
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651 |a Great Lakes  |x Discovery and explorat 
651 |a Québec (QueÌ 
651 |x His  |a Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.)  |x Descrip 
700 |a Joliet, Lo 
700 |d 1645-  |a Marquette, Jacq 
852 |a Historical Society of Pennsylvania  |b Library Company  |h LCP Aa.698 L 6  |t 1 
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