Adventures on the western coast of South America, and the interior of California: including a narrative of incidents at the Kingsmill Islands, New Ireland, New Britain, New Guinea, and other islands in the Pacific Ocean; with an account of the natural Pro

Coulter, John MD

Published by Longmans, Green, 1847
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London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans 1847. First edition, 2 vols., pp. xxiv, 288, 32-page publisher's catalogue, and pp. xii, 278, 2-page publisher's catalogue; Original light blue cloth, bumped on corners, outer hinges tender but holding, cloth a little soiled but an exceptionally nice copy in the original binding. Internally bright and clean. Coulter's descriptions are often overlooked and (because there are no plates) often underestimated for their importance. He describes the Padres, the temescal huts of the natives, bull and bear fights, hunting and bird populations and the abundance of produce and fine weather. AN IMPORTANT EARLY CALIFORNIA BOOK in it's ORIGINAL BINDING. Size: Octavo. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Adventures on the western coast of South ...
Publisher: Longmans, Green
Publication Date: 1847
Binding: Original Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.

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