VANCOUVER (GEORGE) A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World,... new edition, 6 vol., 1801
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VANCOUVER (GEORGE) A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World,... new edition, 6 vol., 1801
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VANCOUVER (GEORGE)
A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World; In Which the Coast of North-West America has Been Carefully Examined and Accurately Surveyed... Principally with a View to Ascertain the Existence of any Navigable Communication between the North Pacific and North Atlantic Oceans; and Performed in the Years 1790... 1794, and 1795... a New Edition, with Corrections, 6 vol., 17 folding engraved plates, 2 large folding engraved maps (one torn without loss at fold), later morocco-backed boards, worn, spines defective [Ferguson 339; Hill 1754; Sabin 98441], 8vo, John Stockdale, 1801
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