REZANOV RECONNOITERS CALIFORNIA, 1806: A new translation of Rezanov's letter, parts of Lieutenant Khvostov's log of the ship Juno, and Dr. Georg von Langsdorff observations. Nikolai Petrovich Rezanov.

REZANOV RECONNOITERS CALIFORNIA, 1806: A new translation of Rezanov's letter, parts of Lieutenant Khvostov's log of the ship Juno, and Dr. Georg von Langsdorff observations

San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Limited to 450 copies. "Russia's expansionist interests in California in the early 19th century are the theme of this book. Five of the drawings reproduced here are the work of Dr. von Langsdorff." Edited by Richard A. Price. Tall octavo: 73 p. with a frontispiece portrait, 16 textual illustrations, and a map. Original decorative paper-covered boards, with a printed paper spine label. A near fine copy in the original plain paper dust jacket. Near fine / Near fine. Item #74287

Price: $50.00

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