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Lot nr:978
Book nr:29097
Author:ELLIS, Henry (1721-1806)
Title:Reize naar de Baai van Hudson, ter ontdekkinge van eenen Noord-Wester Doortogt, gedaan in de Jaaren 1746. en 1747.. met de Schepen de Dobbs-galley en de California ...
Town:Leiden
Publisher:Elias Luzac, jun.
Year:1750
Description:In-8, xxxii, 440 pp, title vignette, folding map and 9 folding plates (Frankendaal). Title printed in red and black (a bit soiled, small hole repaired). Some foxing and pale waterstains. 19th century binding in half vellum, pages not trimmed
Note:Ref. Sabin 22315, not in Tiele. First Dutch edition of this important North-West passage narrative. Rare. The plates represent local fauna and the Inuit peoples
Price:€200 - €300
Sellingprice:€200
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