3 edition of A narrative of two voyages to Hudson"s Bay found in the catalog.
A narrative of two voyages to Hudson"s Bay
by Printed for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge in London
Written in English
|Statement||by J.B. Nevins.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 microfiches (92 fr.).|
|Number of Pages||92|
In two full centuries the Hudson's Bay Company, under its original Charter, undertook financial enterprises of the greatest magnitude, promoted exploration and discovery, governed a vast domain in the northern part of the American Continent, and preserved to the British Empire the wide territory handed over to Canada in After about three months, Henry was ready to explore again, in the same ship and for the same company as his first voyage. This time he went looking for a Northeastern passage through the icy waters of .
Hudson’s Bay Company, corporation that occupies a prominent place in both the economic and the political history of Canada. It was incorporated in England on May 2, , to seek a northwest passage to the Pacific, to occupy the lands adjacent to Hudson Bay, and to carry on commerce with those lands. Henry Hudson made his first voyage west from England in , when he was hired to find a shorter route to Asia from Europe through the Arctic Ocean. After.
This book describes a trip that the author was a part of in the year (over years ago!) It was first published in It contains descriptions of the voyage, the natural surroundings, and the Inuit and Cree peoples they encountered. About this Item: A Quantum Book published for Hudson's Bay Company. Paperback. Condition: VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s).
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Additional Physical Format: Print version: Nevins, J. Birkbeck (John Birkbeck), Narrative of two voyages to Hudson's Bay. London: Printed for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, A narrative of two voyages to Hudson's Bay [microform]: with traditions of the North American Indians by Nevins, J.
Birkbeck (John Birkbeck), Pages: "Buy A Narrative of Two Voyages to Hudsons Bay" Overview This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.
Get this from a library. A narrative of two voyages to Hudson's Bay: with traditions of the North American Indians. [J Birkbeck Nevins]. Narrative of a voyage to Hudson's Bay in His Majesty's ship Rosamond: containing some account of the north-eastern coast of America and of the tribes inhabiting that remote region / Author: by Edward Chappell.
Publication info: London: Printed for J. Mawman by R. Watts, Format: Book. A narrative of two voyages to Hudson's Bay: with traditions of the North American Indians / by J.B. Nevins. London: Printed for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, ; pages with full-text search Help View.
: Narrative of a Voyage to Hudson's Bay in His Majesty's Ship Rosamund in This is a reprint of the original version. Aside from a dent scratch on top front cover and a smaller one on back, t is in excellent condition with only very light edge wear and aging.
No names, creases, stains or tears. Square, solid and attractive. First edition of this “unaltered narrative” of the voyage of the Rosamond to Hudson’s Bay inwith journal entries filled with observations on local native life, and illustrated by seven engravings (on four plates), two in-text wood-engravings, and a folding map of “The Great Hudson River.”.
A Narrative of Four Voyages to the South Sea, North and South Pacific Ocean, Chinese Sea Item Preview. What was different about this occasion, however, were the gifts offered: live elk and beaver. In the long-standing tradition of the Hudson’s Bay Company, should the King or Queen arrive in the lands governed by the charter King Charles II granted inhe or she would be presented with two elk and two beavers by Company officials.5/5(2).
This illustration forms part of the “short natural history of the country” that is announced on the title-page. The sea unicorn is a narwhal, the sea horse is a walrus, and the white bear is a polar bear. The author, Henry Ellis, was agent on a private expedition under William Moor in the Dobbs.
The Company of Adventurers: A Narrative of Seven Years in the Service of the Hudson's Bay Company during by Isaac Cowie and David Reed Miller | Apr 23 out of 5 stars 4. NARRATIVE OF A VOYAGE TO HUDSON'S BAY IN HIS MAJESTY'S SHIP ROSAMOND. Containing Some Account of The North-Eastern Coast of America and of the Tribes Inhabiting that Remote Region In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book.
A book may have more than one first edition in Book Edition: First Edition. Geography of Hudson's Bay | The publications of the Hakluyt Society (founded in ) made available edited (and sometimes translated) early accounts of exploration.
The first series, which ran from toconsists of books containing published or previously unpublished works by authors from Christopher Columbus to Sir Francis Drake, and covering voyages to the New World, to China.
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Receive savings up to $* when you book your package deal on Expedia. With more than partner airlines and 1, properties worldwide available on our extensive database, you'll have your dream vacation in no time. Shelves: nonfiction, picture, book, biography, history, explorers, henry, hudson, librarything, early Hudson written by Janice Weaver and illustrated by David Craig provides an excellent introduction to the life of Henry Hudson.[return][return]This beautifully illustrated book provides factual information about Hudson's life in an interesting way/5.
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In the Book of Job, Lucifer challenged JEHOVAH and said that a man will give anything to save his life. In the case of the Hudson's Bay Company, they would give anything even sell their own souls for a BEAVER'S SKIN!!.
The American and French Revolutions were financed by Spanish silver and Hudson's Bay beaver skins. North America’s oldest continuously operating commercial enterprise, the Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC), officially known as The Governor and Company of Adventurers of England trading into Hudson’s Bay, was founded on May 2,to trade with aboriginals in Canada, mostly for furs."Buy A Narrative of Two Voyages to Hudsons Bay" Overview This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Hudson's Bay and early-modern Arctic Exploration.
Portrait of Henry Hudson. Hudson, and Hudson’ Bay is an incredibly important aspect for Canadian history, and a reflection on the Elizabethan, and Early Stuart exploration that reflected an entirely different type of expansion, completely unrelated to the later imperialism that drove Franklin, Rhodes and the Victorian explorers.