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Exploratory Travels Through The Western Territories Of North America: Comprising A Voyage From St. Louis, On The Mississippi, To The Source Of That River, And A Journey Through The Interior Of Louisiana, And The North-Eastern Provinces Of New Spain, Performed In The Years, 1805, 1806, 1807, By Order Of The Government Of The United States. by  Zebulon M. Pike

Exploratory Travels Through The Western Territories Of North America: Comprising A Voyage From St. Louis, On The Mississippi, To The Source Of That River, And A Journey Through The Interior Of Louisiana, And The North-Eastern Provinces Of New Spain, Performed In The Years, 1805, 1806, 1807, By Order Of The Government Of The United States.

by Zebulon M. Pike

First thus. Cloth, 394 pp. Introduction. Appendix. Illustrated with frontis, charts, tables, and 4 maps. A reprint of the superior London edition of 1811. In addition to the famous Lewis and Clark exploratory expedition, Major Zebulon Montgomery Pike was directed by the United States Government to explore the Mississippi River source, and also the "western parts of Louisiana." Light wear to edges and corners and very small scar on back cover else a clean, tight near fine copy.

Inventory Number: 42741

$250.00