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Narrative of a Voyage to Hudson's Bay In His Majesty's Ship Rosamond  Containing Some Account of the North-Eastern Coast of America and of the Tribes Inhabiting That Remote Region, Chappell, Lieut, Edward

Author Name    Chappell, Lieut, Edward

Title   Narrative of a Voyage to Hudson's Bay In His Majesty's Ship Rosamond Containing Some Account of the North-Eastern Coast of America and of the Tribes Inhabiting That Remote Region

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   VG

Type   279 pp.

Edition   First Edition

Size   8VO

Publisher   London J Mawman [1817]

Seller ID   29275

Contents include a record of the voyage to York Factory May-Nov 1814, observations on Eskimos and Cree, soundings off York Factory, thermometrical observations off York Factory, Eskimo objects collected by Chappell and Joseph Billings and a Cree Vocabulary. Fold-out map frontis and several other engravings, all present. Bound in quarter calf, marbled boards, sympathetically rebacked in gilt-ruled and titled calf with leather spine label. Heavy foxing on the plates, extending out into adjacent pages. A non-circulating ex-library copy with minimal interior markings, no exterior. Boards very worn, clear tape on both boards beside lower spine. A.B. 2994, TPL 976.

Arctic, Hudson's Bay, Innuit, Eskimo

Price = 375.00 USD




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