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. Undertaken by His Majesty's Command, 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, 1791, 1792, 1794 and 1795, in the Discovery Sloop of War, and Armed Tender Chatham, Under the Command of Captain George Vancouver. In Six Volumes

London: John Stockdale, 1801. A New Edition, with Corrections. Leather bound. Six-volume set. 410pp, 418pp, 434pp, 417pp, 454pp, 412pp. Octavo [22.5 cm] in modern half light brown leather over light brown cloth, with decorative gilt-stamped spine, raised spine bands, gilt-stamped red morocco spine labels, new marbled endpapers. With folding map (restored and backed with heavy cloth) in pocket at rear of Vol. I. Very light wear, some rubbing to extremities; small gilt-stamped paper label on front pastedown of each volume. Near fine. Item #56989

Price: $3,500.00

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