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Narrative of the Discoveries on the North Coast of America; Effected by Officers of the Hudson's Bay Company During the Years 1836-39
Richard Bentley, New Burlington Street, London - 1843, 1st Edition. (Hardcover) Very good. xix,[1],419pp. Octavo. Two folding maps in front pocket. Original blindstamped brown cloth with horizontal grain; original spine laid down, corners restored; tear top of title page with old minor repair, shelf number on verso; , else clean copy with very minor spotting internally. A. B. 16124. "Contains biographical sketch of the author with comment on the mystery of his death (p. Vii-xix) by his brother Alexander Simpson; instructions for; and narrative, in journal form, (from) Dec. 1, 1836 - Feb. 2, 1840, of [the] expedition of Peter Dease and Thomas Simpson with (a) party of twelve men, to explore the northern coast of America from (the) MacKenzie River westward to 71 23' N. 156 21' W., and from (the) Coppermine River eastward to (the) Back River". [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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