VANCOUVER, GEORGE. 1757-1798. Voyage de découvertes, à l'Océan Pacifique du nord, et autour du monde. Paris: Didot Jeune, An X [1801-2].
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VANCOUVER, GEORGE. 1757-1798.
Voyage de découvertes, à l'Océan Pacifique du nord, et autour du monde. Paris: Didot Jeune, An X [1801-2].
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VANCOUVER, GEORGE. 1757-1798.
Voyage de découvertes, à l'Océan Pacifique du nord, et autour du monde. Paris: Didot Jeune, An X [1801-2].
8vo (188 x 115 mm). 6 volumes including atlas bound in 3. [4], viii, 341; [ii], 384; [iv], 381; [iv], 368; [iv], 438; [ii]. 17 engraved full-page plates, 1 full page map and 8 folding maps. Period mottled sheep, spine gilt, green morocco gilt-lettered labels. Occasional faint foxing and browning, head and tail of spines chipped or rubbed, upper joint of last volume cracked, corners rubbed.
Provenance: College Canadien, Rome (stamp to half-title and title of vols. 1, 3 & 5).

Early French Abridgement translated by P.F. Henry. Sabin 98442.
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