First English edition of Lewis and Clark's famous account, 4to, pp. [iii]-xxiv, 663, ; large folding frontispiece map (mounted on linen and laid in), 5 engraved maps on 3 sheets, bound without the half title in contemporary full calf with an early rebacking; small tear at the bottom of the title page, marginal tear in leaf x2 repaired with paper tape in the margin, a number of old pencil annotations in the margin by an early owner, early 20th century photograph of a statue of Sacajawea mounted on a flyleaf, the whole somewhat scuffed and rubbed, otherwise a good, sound copy. Field 929; Graff 2480; Howes L-317; Sabin 40829; Streeter Sale 3128; Wagner-Camp 13:2. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Travels to the source of the Missouri River ...
Publisher: printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
Publication Date: 1814
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