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600 copies; 140 pp.; black cloth lettered and decorated in gilt; several plate illustrations, vignettes, two folding maps.
Wilkes commanded six ships on a major exploratory and scientific expedition covering South Pacific islands, Antarctica, and the northwest coast of North America. He sailed into San Francisco Bay (1841) and also sent to it an overland detachment from Astoria via the Willamette and Sacramento rivers. (Hart, Companion to Calif.)
Title: Columbia River to the Sacramento.
Categories: Expeditions & Discoveries,
Edition: Limited Edition
Publisher: Oakland, Biobooks: 1958
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine condition
lbs: 3.00 lbs
Seller ID: 8855
Keywords: California Explorations Oregon