BROUGHTON, William Robert.
A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean:
in which the Coast of Asia, from the Lat. of 35° north to the Lat. of 52° north, the Island of Insu, (commonly known under the Name of the Land of Jesso,) the north, south, and east Coasts of Japan, the Lieuchieux and the adjacent Isles, as well a
First edition. 4to., xx, 393, (list of plates), (ads)pp., 3 folding engraved maps, 4 folding & 2 other engraved plates, all expertly mounted on linen. Fine 20th-century polished calf by Zaehnsdorf, gilt-ruled edges to boards, spine richly gilt in compartments with red lettering and date labels, some light toning, with wide margins and uncut edges.
Forbes 352; Cordier (Japonica), 457; Ferguson 389; Hill 191; Lada-Mocarski 59; Sabin 8423.