The Voyage of the Racoon: a 'Secret' Journal of a Visit to Oregon, California and Hawaii, 1813-1814. Drawings by Henry Rusk.

By: HUSSEY, JOHN A. (ED).

Price: $75.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine condition


400 copies printed by Taylor & Taylor. xxvii, introduction by Hussey; 36 pp.; 4to; black leather spine lettered in gilt over marbled boards; in plain, quite torn, (publisher's?) glassine jacket; T. & T. errata slip in verse, inserted at rear endpapers.

H. M. S. Racoon was the vessel sent by Great Britain to take posession of the American fur-trading post at Astoria during the War of 1812.

Title: The Voyage of the Racoon: a 'Secret' Journal of a Visit to Oregon, California and Hawaii, 1813-1814. Drawings by Henry Rusk.

Author Name: HUSSEY, JOHN A. (ED).

Categories: Transportation,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 1958

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine condition

Seller ID: 8787

Keywords: Maritime Voyages