Rezanov, Nikolai Petrovich
Title REZANOV RECONNOITERS CALIFORNIA, 1806: A New Translation of Rezanov's Letter, Parts of Lieutenant Khostov's Log of the Ship Juno, and Dr. George von Larndorff Observations
Book Condition Fine in decorated boards with paper spine label; in plain off-white dustwrapper. Illustrated with frontispiece portrait of Rezanov and 16 sepia tone reproductions throughout the text; map of Rezanov's route.
Edition First edition, one of 500 copies issued. Designed by Jack Stauffacher of the Greenwood Press. Publication #140.
Publisher San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1972.
Seller ID 15386.00
The early 19th century voyage to California by the Russian-American Company under the leadership of Rezanov. Edited and with an introduction by Richard A. Pierce.
Californiana. Russian History. Voyages and Exploration. Limited Editions.