A voyage round the world; but more particularly to the North-West Coast of America; performed in 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788, in the King George and Queen Charlotte, Captains Portlock and Dixon ...
|Item Description:||With music.|
A series of 49 letters signed "W.B." [i.e. William Beresford] supercargo on board the Queen Charlotte; edited, with introduction and 2 appendices, by George Dixon. cf. Introd., p. xxii-xxiii, p. 3; Portlock, Voyage round the world, 1789; Dict. nat. biog., v. 15, p. 124, note.
"Appendix no. I. National history": p. 353-360.
"Appendix no. II. Tables of the route of the King George and Queen Charlotte": 47 p. at end.
|Physical Description:||xxix, , 360 p. incl. tables. 17 pl. (7 col., 2 fold.) 5 fold. maps (incl. front.) 30 x 23 cm.|