Journey from Prince of Wales's Fort in Hudson's Bay, to the Northern Ocean. Undertaken by order of the Hudson's Bay Company. Samuel HEARNE.
Journey from Prince of Wales's Fort in Hudson's Bay, to the Northern Ocean. Undertaken by order of the Hudson's Bay Company.

Journey from Prince of Wales's Fort in Hudson's Bay, to the Northern Ocean. Undertaken by order of the Hudson's Bay Company.

London: A. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1795. 4to. (296 x 240 mm). xliv, 458 pp., plus leaf with publisher’s advertisements on the recto and directions to the binder on the verso. FIRST EDITION. With 5 folding maps and 4 engraved plates. Beautiful full calf, covers ruled in gilt and with both gilt and blind decorations, spine in compartments with gilt decorations of animals and gilt title and date; title page reinforced, maps and plates backed with linen for protection, overall an exquisite copy wide very wide margins. Item #16483

Price: $9,500.00

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