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    David Porter. Journal of a Cruise Made to the Pacific Ocean. New York: 1822. Second edition.

    More Information: David Porter. Journal of a Cruise Made to the Pacific Ocean, by Captain David Porter, in the United States Frigate Essex, in the years 1812, 1813 and 1814. New York, Wiley and Halsted, 1822. Second edition. Two octavo volumes. [ii], lxxvi, 242, [2]; [iv], 256. Folding map and folding table with eight plates inserted throughout. Half calf over marbled boards with marbled endpapers and edges. Spine in six sections with titles in gilt on red and brown labels. Moderate edgewear. Joints tender, particularly volume one. Several scratches to calf. Moderate foxing throughout. Very good. [Howes, P484]. From the private collection of Stephen Lyle Boyd.

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