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The Journal and Letters of Captain Charles Bishop 1794-1799 - Hakluyt Society

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Product description

This narrative covers Captain Charles Bishops' voyage to the North-West Coast of America, the Pacific Islands and New South Wales. It shows something of the ships' general organisation and of the seamen who served such expeditions. The experiences typify the reaction between trader, missionary, administrator and local inhabitant.

Hardback book in good condition. Ends of spine bumped. Top edges of covers and text block discoloured. Some foxing and staining on fore edge of text block. Dust jacket in fair condition. Ends of spine bumped. Spine faded with some staining. 2 1.5 cm tears on bottom of front cover and bottom right corner. Some marks and scratches on covers.

Item details

Added value:
Hakluyt Society Second Series Volume 131
Author(s):
Roe, Michael (ed)
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1967
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
342
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press for the Hakluyt Society
Title:
The Journal and Letters of Captain Charles Bishop 1794-1799

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This narrative covers Captain Charles Bishops' voyage to the North-West Coast of America, the Pacific Islands and New South Wales. It shows something of the ships' general organisation and of the seamen who served such expeditions. The experiences typify the reaction between trader, missionary, administrator and local inhabitant.

Hardback book in good condition. Ends of spine bumped. Top edges of covers and text block discoloured. Some foxing and staining on fore edge of text block. Dust jacket in fair condition. Ends of spine bumped. Spine faded with some staining. 2 1.5 cm tears on bottom of front cover and bottom right corner. Some marks and scratches on covers.

Added value:
Hakluyt Society Second Series Volume 131
Author(s):
Roe, Michael (ed)
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1967
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
342
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press for the Hakluyt Society
Title:
The Journal and Letters of Captain Charles Bishop 1794-1799

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