Lot 49 of 305:
Argonaut Press Northwest History  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$510
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
A Spanish Voyage to Vancouver and the North-West Coast of America being the narrative of the voyage made in the year 1792 by the schooners Sutil and Mexicana to explore the Strait of Fuca...
Author:
[Espinosa y Tello, José.]
Place:
London
Publisher:
Argonaut Press
Date:
1930
Description:
xiv, 142 pp. Translated from the Spanish with an Introduction by Cecil Jane. Folding frontispiece; folding map; five plates. (4to), vellum-backed orange cloth, gilt cover design, spine gilt lettered. One of 525 copies on Japon Vellum. An account of the final Spanish exploration of the west coast of North America, a vain search for a Northwest Passage from the west. Hill, p.99; Howes G18; Smith 2888 and 5181.
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Condition:
A bit of soiling to binding; very good.
 
Item number:
212152
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