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TITLE: A missionary voyage to the Southern Pacific Ocean, 1796-1798. Introduction: Irmgard Moschner.
AUTHOR: Wilson, William, Chief Mate of the Ship Duff.
SERIES: Frühe Reisen und Seefahrten in Originalberichten ; Bd. 5
PUBLISHED: Graz, Akademische Druck- und Verlagsanstalt, 1966.
DESCRIPTION: xix p., 6 l., c, 420 p. fold. chart, fold. maps, fold. plates. 23 cm.
NOTES: A reprint of a 1799 ed. with a facsimile of original t.p.: reading: A missionary voyage to the southern Pacific Ocean, performed in the years 1796, 1797, 1798, in the ship Duff, commanded by Captain James Wilson. Compiled from journals of the officers and missionaries ... London, Printed by S. Gosnell, for T. Chapman, 1799.
NOTES: The body of the journal is the composition of William Wilson, from Captain James Wilson's papers, his own, and the missionaries' reports. The voyage was sponsored by the London Missionary Society.
NOTES: Bibliography: p. [xvii]-xix (1st group).
SUBJECT: Duff (Ship)
SUBJECT: Missions--Oceania.
SUBJECT: Missions--Polynesia.
SUBJECT: Oceania--Description and travel.
SUBJECT: Polynesia--Description and travel.
SUBJECT: Tahiti--Description and travel.
ADDED ENTRY: Wilson, James, 1759 or 60-1814.
ADDED ENTRY: London Missionary Society.

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