Narrative of a Journey Round the World, comprising a Winter-Passage across the Andes to Chili, with a Visit to the Gold Regions of California and Australia, the South Sea Islands, Java &c

London: Hurst and Blackett, 1853. First English language edition. Three volumes, 8vo. First edition of the German traveller's popular work, containing a lively and amusing account of his visit to Honolulu, with about a third of the narrative dealing with California. Endpaper cracked but holding in Vol I, otherwise fine in original blind-stamped cloth, spines gilt, with a slipcase. Forbes 1915. Item #32988

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