FIRST EDITION OF THE PRIVATE JOURNAL OF CAPTAIN G.F. LYON
(PARRY, William Edward) LYON, George Francis. The Private Journal of Captain G.F. Lyon. London, 1824.
First edition of Captain Lyon’s valuable account of Parry’s second and last expedition in search of the Northwest Passage, with a large folding map showing the nautical routes of the Fury and the Hecla and seven engraved plates depicting the Inuit and the landscape through which the expedition traversed. $850.