Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1937. 1st. Hardcover. 1st edition thus. Small 4to. xlix, 144 pp. Plates. Text in French. Green cloth spine over blue paper boards; cream title label to spine. A near fine copy (light, general wear). Item #15417
Laperouse was a French Navy officer and explorer whose expedition vanished in Oceania. "This edition is limited to the observations of La Perouse along the coasts of Alaska and California. The introduction and scholarly notes add greatly to its usefulness." - Hill 978. Next day shipping. Celebrating our 20th year - all domestic orders ship with Delivery Confirmation Tracking Number - Images available upon request.