The Journal and Letters of Captain Charles Biship on the North-West Coast of America, in the Pacific and in New South Wales 1794-1799

By: Bishop, Captain Charles Edited By Roe, Michael

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Master of a Bristol trading ship with instructions to procure furs from the Indians, and then to proceed to Canton via Japan to sell the cargo. In the Moluccas he sold the vessel and purchased another. Records of his life continue until 1809, ending tragically in Sydney, where he passed some years in poverty and insanity, before being returned to England. Small rust stain to page edge unaffects. 342pp

Title: The Journal and Letters of Captain Charles Biship on the North-West Coast of America, in the Pacific and in New South Wales 1794-1799

Author Name: Bishop, Captain Charles Edited By Roe, Michael

Categories: Pacific Northwest Exploration,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: U. K., Hakluyt Society: 1967

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

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