A Spanish Voyage to Vancouver and the North -West Coast of America
by Jane, Cecil
The Argonaut Press,
1 of 525, numbered. xiv, 142pp, illus (2 folding). Quarter vellum over orange cloth. Boards soiled, dusty on top, internally clean and very good. First English translation of an account of an important expedition - the last undertaken by Spain - in search of the north-west passage. The two ships, Sutil and Mexicana, were associated with the Malaspina expedition but pursued a separate course and made their own observations. Howes G18.
Book Id: 24130