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North America) Celsius, Olof; Wahlstedt, Jacob
Iter in Americam, annuente ampliss. sen. philos. Upsaliensi, submoderamine . Olavi Celsii . pro Laurea Philosophica publico examini subjicit Jacobus J. Wahlstedt, Westm. In Auditorio Gustaviano Majori, Die xxv. Maji, Anno MDCCXXV
Werner, Uppsala, 1725. Collation [?]1, A-C8; Pp. [i, title]-[ii, verso (blank)], [1]-48. 1 vols. 16mo. The Norse and the Skraelings in America. Early work on the Norse voyages to Greenland, Vinland, Helluland, Skraelingaland, and discussion of the textual record of the exploration of North America. Celsius, the uncle of Anders (of the temperaturs scale fame) was an early mentor of Carl Linneaus. Howes W15; Sabin 100960; Alden 725/208 Stitched. Ink signature at foot of title, minor paper flaw in top margin of first two leaves, three manuscript corrections in text, else fine Collation [?]1, A-C8; Pp. [i, title]-[ii, verso (blank)], [1]-48. 1 vols. 16mo
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