The Life of John Ledyard, the American Traveller; Comprising Selections from His Journals and Correspondence.

By: Sparks, Jared

Price: $160.00 USD

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xi, 310 pages. Old institution stamp on title page (Eclectic Fraternity New-York) also name and handwritten note that book was bought at auction March 5, 1842. Spine darkened and chipped on edges. Content very clean. Ledyard was on Captain Cook's last voyage and recounts many aspects of that voyage and particularly the death of Captain Cook.

Title: The Life of John Ledyard, the American Traveller; Comprising Selections from His Journals and Correspondence.

Author Name: Sparks, Jared

Categories: Travel and Exploration,

Edition: 2nd Edition

Publisher: Cambridge (Massachusetts), Hilliard and Brown: 1829

Binding: Green Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 743

Keywords: VOYAGES AND EXPLORATION, CAPTAIN COOK, PACIFIC, NEW ZEALAND, HAWAII, HAWAIIAN ISLANDS, TONGA, ALASKA, TASMANIA, KAMTSCHATKA, POLAR SEAS, SIBERIA, JOHN LEDYARD TRAVEL EXPLORATION