Title Travels in the island of Iceland, during the summer of the year MDCCCX / By Sir George Steuart Mackenzie, baronet.
Imprint Edinburgh : Printed by T. Allan and company, for A. Constable and company [etc., etc.], 1811.
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Physical description xvii pages, 1 unnumbered leaf, 491 pages, 15 plates (some color some folded) : illustrations, maps (1 folded), folded tables ; (4to)
Note The "Preliminary dissertation on the history and literature of Iceland," the chapters, "Present state of education and literature," "On the government, laws and religion," and appendix I. "On the diseases of the Icelanders," are by Sir Henry Holland; the chapter, "Zoology, and botany," is by Dr. Richard Bright; and appendix II, "Icelandic flora," is by W. J. Hooker.
Copy 1 Note: Includes 'On the diseases of the Icelanders' by Holland (Appendix I, p. [405]-416)
Author, etc. Mackenzie, George Steuart, Sir, 1780-1848.
Holland, Henry, Sir, 1788-1873.
Bright, Richard, 1789-1858.
Hooker, William Jackson, Sir, 1785-1865.
Time period 19th century.
Topic-MESH Literature -- Icelandic -- history.
Endemic Diseases.
Natural History.
Place name Iceland.
Genre/Technique Travel literature.
System no. .b1096387x
Publication place Scotland Edinburgh
Record no. 653835