London. The Argonaut Press. 1930.
Limited edition hard cover volume 10 1/4 x 8 inches; (xiv) 142 numbered pages, uncut edges. Gilt cloth covered boards; vellum spine. Number 480 in a limited edition of 525 copies. Folding frontispiece; folding map illustrating the exploration in the Pacific Northwest; five additional full-page plates. No bookplate or other markings on verso of covers or endpapers. Very small bump to bottom free edge of front cover, otherwise exceptionally clean and bright condition. The original Spanish language volume was published in 1802 from an anonymous narrative. The present volume is an exceptionally fine copy of the handsomely bound 1930 Argonaut Press edition. Item #53677