The Literature of the Lewis and Clark Expedition: A Bibliography and Essays (SIGNED)
Portland, OR: Lewis & Clark College, 2003. First Edition, Limited to 100 numbered copies. SIGNED by Doug Erickson, Jeremy Skinner and Paul Merchant. Plates including 4 in color; 1 fold-out; maps. Bound in gilt stamped 1/4 black leather and navy blue cloth in a gilt stamped navy blue cloth slipcase. Laid in is a brochure describing the exhibit as well as offering the trade edition of this book. A fine copy in fine slipcase. Item #19335
Includes seven major essays, a bibliographic collation, and a checklist of 20th publications constituting the first major assessment in a century of the works published about the expedition. This volume identifies maps, engravers, printers, and publishers and places the expedition in the historical context of travel literature.