History of Greenland: Including an Account of the Mission carried on by theUnited Brethren in That Country. 2-vols-in-1.

By: CRANTZ, David

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CRANTZ, David. The History of Greenland : Including an Account of the Mission carried on by the United Brethren in That Country. From the German of David Crantz. With A Continuation to the Present Time; Illustrative Notes; and an Appendix, containing a Sketch of the Mission of the Brethren in Labrador. [Two-Volumes-in-One]. London : Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1820. Pp [i]-xi,(1),[1]-359,(1),frontis + 2 maps (one folding) +5 plates; [i]-vi,[1]-323,(1). 8vo, three-quarter red morocco, red cloth bo ards, red marbled endpapers. Nautical interest throughout. Several kayak plates. Arctic Bibliography 3472, O'Dea 179. Includes an Appendix on the Labrador Missions - Narrative of the First Settlement made by the United Brethren on the Coast of Labrador, with a brief View of the Progress of the Mission. (pp.288-319,+ Table on page 323 showing Number of Inhabitants residing in the Missionary Settlements on the Coast of Labrador, in 1819). Foxed throughout, else very good. 700.00

Title: History of Greenland: Including an Account of the Mission carried on by theUnited Brethren in That Country. 2-vols-in-1.

Author Name: CRANTZ, David

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, London, 1820,:

Seller ID: 47881

Keywords: GREENLAND LABRADOR POLAR ARCTIC MISSIONS 18JHT DANISH COLONIAL NAUTICAL,