Diary in America, with remarks on its institutions. In three volumes.

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Title

Diary in America, with remarks on its institutions. In three volumes.

Subject

Marryat, Frederick, 1792-1848
Erie Canal
New York (State)
New York
Rome (N.Y.)
Packet boats
Travel and description

Description

Page 152 found in Chapter twelve in Volume one of Marryat's A Diary in America. It is here that Marryat describes the captain of the packet boat as one who was, in his own opinion, no small affair; he puffed and swelled until he looked larger than his boat.
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Source

Excerpted from original publication: Diary in America, with remarks on its institutions. In three volumes. Volume 1. London: Printed for Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, & Longmans, 1839. ACCESSION# 0410.F5.01; EC052

Date

1839

Type

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"Diary in America, with remarks on its institutions. In three volumes.," in Opening of the Erie Canal, Item #416, http://library.gc.cuny.edu/erie_canal/items/show/416 (accessed April 23, 2014).