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

By: Sparks, Jared

Price: $290.00 USD

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Good +. Second Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original green cloth, xi, 310 pages. Old nstitution 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 gives an interesting account of Cook's death.

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: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

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