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JOURNAL OF A SECOND VOYAGE FOR THE DISCOVERY OF A NORTH-WEST PASSAGE FROM THE ATLANTIC TO THE PACIFIC; Performed in the Years 1821 - 22 - 23, in His Majesty's Ships Fury and Hecla ;- CAPTAIN RAINIER'S COPY.
London ;- John Murray 1824 - IMPORTANT ASSOCIATION COPY PRESENTED TO CHARLES RAINIER "FROM HIS AFFECTIONATE MOTHER, NOV. 28TH, 1846. Captain Rainier's Bookplate. First Edition. Quarto. Hardback. Contemporary Diced Calf (spine and front board detached) Complete with Folding Charts & plates. Rainier Family inscriptions to front free-endpaper. xxx + 571pps. + A SUPPLEMENT TO THE APPENDIX OF CAPTAIN PARRY'S VOYAGE FOR THE DISCOVERY OF A NORTH-WEST PASSAGE, IN THE YEARS 1819 - 20, CONTAINING AN ACCOUNT OF THE SUBJECTS OF NATURAL HISTORY. London, John Murray. 1824. pps. clxxxiii - cccx + 6 plates. Marbled endpapers & foredges. (some mild foxing / soiling throughout) Superb ! Mount Rainier in Washington, U.S.A. was named after the family! [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Halewood & Sons ABA ILAB]
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