The Life of John Ledyard, the American Traveller; comprising selections from his Journals and Correspondence. By Jared Sparks. Second Edition. Jared LEDYARD. SPARKS.
The Life of John Ledyard, the American Traveller; comprising selections from his Journals and Correspondence. By Jared Sparks. Second Edition.

The Life of John Ledyard, the American Traveller…
The Life of John Ledyard, the American Traveller; comprising selections from his Journals and Correspondence. By Jared Sparks. Second Edition.

Cambridge, MA: Hilliard and Brown, 1829.

Octavo, neat ex-library stamp; in later burgundy half morocco over marbled boards.

Uncommon edition

Second edition of this life of Ledyard, the famous sailor on Cook's third voyage and author of one of the few published accounts.

Second edition of this life of Ledyard, the famous sailor on Cook's third voyage and author of one of the few published accounts.

This specific edition is not cited by Beddie, who records (1659-1662) London and Cambridge editions of 1828 as well as a London "second" edition of 1834.

Ferguson, 1278a; Forbes, 'Hawaiian National Bibliography', 739; Holmes, 86 (note); O'Reilly-Reitman, 489.

Price (AUD): $1,400.00  other currencies     Ref: #2901034

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