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A method for determining the best climate of the earth, on a principle to which all geographers and historians have been hitherto strangers, in a memorial presented to the Governors of the East-India Company in Holland, for which the author was obliged to leave that country / by John Peter Purry ; translated from the French.

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74/3 , CY 2745 , Z/ C 968

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74VKOJOPxygM

A method for determining the best climate of the earth, on a principle to which all geographers and historians have been hitherto strangers, in a memorial presented to the Governors of the East-India Company in Holland, for which the author was obliged to leave that country / by John Peter Purry ; translated from the French.

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A method for determining the best climate of the earth, on a principle to which all geographers and historians have been hitherto strangers, in a memorial presented to the Governors of the East-India Company in Holland, for which the author was obliged to leave that country / by John Peter Purry ; translated from the French.

Full title

A method for determining the best climate of the earth, on a principle to which all geographers and historians have been hitherto strangers, in a memorial presented to the Governors of the East-India Company in Holland, for which the author was obliged to leave that country / by John Peter Purry ; translated from the French.

Publisher

London : Printed for M. Cooper ..., 1744.

Uniform title

Memoire sur le pais des Cafres et la terre de Nuyts. English.

Date

1744.

Call Numbers

74/3 , CY 2745 , Z/ C 968

Record Identifier

74VKOJOPxygM

Language

English

French

(Language of original)

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4, 60 p. ; 20 cm. (8vo)

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Publisher

London : Printed for M. Cooper ..., 1744.

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Full title

A method for determining the best climate of the earth, on a principle to which all geographers and historians have been hitherto strangers, in a memorial presented to the Governors of the East-India Company in Holland, for which the author was obliged to leave that country / by John Peter Purry ; translated from the French.

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NOTES

General note

Proposal for colonising parts of the Southern Hemisphere especially Nuyts land (ie New Holland) by his theory of climate and latitude.

Date Published

1744.

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74/3 , CY 2745 , Z/ C 968

Record Identifier

74VKOJOPxygM

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325.94 325.68

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991022453969702626

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