Voyages from Asia to America. Gerard Fridrikh Miller.

Voyages from Asia to America

Amsterdam, N. Israel; New York, Da Capo Press, 1967. Fine Facsimile Reprint. An exceptional copy with mylar-sleeved simile vellum. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Literally as new and still in the publisher's protective wrapping.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Description: viii, xliii, 81 p. with 2 fold. maps. 26 cm. Notes: Reprint of the original London, 1761 ed. Subjects: Discoveries in geography --Russian. Northwest Coast of North America. Northeast Passage. Series: Bibliotheca Australiana, 26. Summary: Most important contemporary account of Bering's discoveries, by a scientist attached to his second expedition.' (Wright Howes, U.S.iana.) Includes a summary of the voyages made by the Russians on the frozen sea, in search of a North East passage. Item #171339

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