Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

The history of Sumatra, containing an account of the government, laws, customs, and manners of the native inhabitants, with a description of the natural productions, and a relation to the ancient political state of that island / By William Marsden, F.R.S.

  • Marsden, William, 1754-1836.
Date
1811
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

London : Printed for the author, by J. McCreery, and sold by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1811.

Physical description

2 volumes (text and atlas), 19 (i.e. 20) plates (some folded) folded map : frontispiece (5 portrait) ; (4to & folio)

Edition

The 3d ed. /

Notes

Contains autograph letter of Wm. Marsden, 1805.
Copy 1 Text Note: Last leaf of index repeated. Contents leaf of atlas wanting.
Copy 2 Atlas Note: In original boards with printed cover-label. With some original col. drawings and extra (proof?) plates. Two copies of contents leaf.

Languages

  • English


Holdings

  • Complete set

Where to find it

  • Text

    LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores
    EPB/F/635
  • Atlas

    LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores
    EPB/F/635
  • Atlas

    LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores
    EPB/F/1031

Permanent link