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sojourn at San Francisco Bay, 1816

Adelbert von Chamisso

sojourn at San Francisco Bay, 1816

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Published by The Book Club of California in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chamisso, Adelbert von.,
  • Riurik (Ship).,
  • Natural history -- California.,
  • Russians -- California -- History -- 19th century.,
  • California -- History -- To 1846.,
  • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description.,
  • California -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Adelbert von Chamisso, scientist of the Russian exploring ship Rurik; illustrated by a series of drawings first published in 1822 by the Rurik"s artist, Louis Choris.
    ContributionsChoris, Louis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF864
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 16 p., 1 l :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21809553M

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