The Private Journal of Captain G.F. Lyon, of HMS Hecla. 1st. ed. w/ maps and plates.

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The Private Journal of Captain G.F. Lyon, of HMS Hecla, During the Recent Voyage of Discovery Under Captain Parry. G.F. Lyon. London: John Murray, 1824. Octavo, modern half calf, marbled boards and edges, leather label, pp. xiii, 468. First edition, with engraved frontis, six engraved plates and folding map. “Record of an expedition to discover the northwest passage, 1821-23. This journal sets forth details of the expedition, especially concerning Eskimo life, which were not included in Parry’s official account.” Bibliography of Canadiana, 1289.

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1824

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