Personal Narrative of a Voyage to Japan, Kamtschatka, Siberia, Tartary, and; Various Parts of Coast of China; In H.M.S. Barracouta. With charts and views.

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Date: 1859

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"This is a narrative of experiences in the Orient and along the coasts of Russia, in the years 1854-56. It provides detailed descriptions of China and Japan and was written during and immediately after the opening of those two countries to Western Commerce." (Hill).

Five folding maps and eight plates, including frontispiece, of which four are tinted.

Spine title: Voyage of the Barracouta to Japan, Kamtschatka, Siberia, China, etc

Bound in moroon buckram with design in blind stamp on upper and lower cover. Lettering and design in gilt on spine

xiii p., 1 L., 414 p. : front., ill., 7 pl., 5 fold. maps ; 22 cm

References:

Cordier, Japonica, 543; Sinica, 2124; Hill, 1716

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Publisher: London : Smith, Elder & Co.

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English

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Brigham Young University

ISBN-10: N/A

Date Added: 2019-06-02

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