Author:Barr William & Williams Glyndwr [Editors]


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Voyages in Search of a Northwest Passage 1741-1747. Volume 1. The Voyage of Christopher Middleton 1741-1742. Volume II - The Voyage of William Moor and Francis Smith. Hakluyt Society, Second Series, Volumes 177 and 181 (Two Volumes)

By: Barr William & Williams Glyndwr [Editors]

Price: £18.00

Publisher: The Hakluyt Society: 1994

Edition: 1994 & 1995 First Edition

Seller ID: 67960

ISBN: 0904180360

Condition: xii, 333pp, 8 maps, 3 illusts, xv, 393pp, 13 maps, 7 illusts, Fine in Fine dw.

Volume 1 - The Voyage of Christopher Middleton 1741-1742. The controversy over the Middleton expedition helps to explain the wealth of documentation which has survived. Documents from British and Canadian archives, including Middleton's journal of the voyage, and his printed Vindication. Continued in Volume 181. Volume 2 - The Voyage Of William Moor and Francis Smith 1746-1747. Extracts from printed accounts, with related documents from British and Canadian archives. One appendix discusses the Fonte letter. Hakluyt Society - Second Series Volumes 177 and 181. ISBNs 0904180360 and 0904180417. View more info