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Narrative of a Voyage to the Pacific and - Beechey, F. W - 1831. 
Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, London 1831 - 2 vols. 3 folding maps (two rather large), 24 plates (4 double-page), xxvi, 472, iv. 452p. Modern 1/2 mottled leather. Trimmed when rebound (20.2cm.). Maps and plates are all present but darkened with significant foxing and soiling; contents otherwise sound with only minimal foxing. An important multi-year voyage that included visits to Pitcairn Island, Tahiti, Russian America (Alaska), Hawaii, the Loo Choo Islands (Okinawa and other Ryukyu Islands), etc. A quarto edition in one volume was also published in 1831. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
[Bookseller: McBlain Books, ABAA]
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