Travels into North America

containing its natural history, and a circumstantial account of its plantations and agriculture in general : with the civil, ecclesiastical and commercial state of the country, the manners of the inhabitants, and several curious and important remarks on various subjects by Kalm, Pehr

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  • Natural history -- New York (State),
  • Natural history -- New Jersey.,
  • Sciences naturelles -- New Jersey.,
  • United States -- Description and travel.

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Volume 2 of a 3 volume set. For individual volumes in the set see CIHM nos. 35951-35953.

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