Voyages from Montreal, On the River St. Laurence, Through the Continent of North America, to the Frozen and Pacific Oceans: In the Years 1789 and 1793. With a Preliminary Account of the Rise, Progress, and Present State of the Fur Trade of That Country. Alexander Mackenzie, Fur Trade.

Voyages from Montreal, On the River St. Laurence, Through the Continent of North America, to the Frozen and Pacific Oceans: In the Years 1789 and 1793. With a Preliminary Account of the Rise, Progress, and Present State of the Fur Trade of That Country

New York: Printed and Sold by G. F. Hopkins, 1802. First American edition. Leather bound. 296pp. Octavo [22 cm] In a later 3/4 leather binding, with brown cloth over boards. New endsheets and flyleaves. Repair to title and dedication pages. With map present at the front. Wright-Howes M 133. Very good. Item #55719

"First crossing of the continent from ocean to ocean by a white man. The narrative portion was prepared for publication by William Combe from Makenzie's notes." - Wright-Howes, p. 362.

Price: $1,500.00

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