LANGSDORFF'S NARRATIVE OF THE REZANOV VOYAGE TO NUEVA CALIFORNIA IN 1806

San Francisco: Thomas C. Russell, 1927. First English language edition. (xiv) 158 (1) pages. Linen-backed boards. Paper spine label (Extra label in rear). Quarto. Illustrated (including tissue guards). Folding map. No. 57 of 260 copies. SIGNED by Thomas C. Russell in ink on the limitation page. Printer's foreword. "An English Translation Revised, with the Tuetonisms of the Original Hispaniolized, Russianized, or Anglicized, by Thomas C. Russell". Some soiling and rubbing, with corners showing, particularly at the lower outboard cover corners, reportedly from the rocking of a vessel at anchor. Book now in a custom mylar protective jacket. Item #1023

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