New York: Harper, 1854. First. hardcover. 13 aquatint or lithograph plates, text engravings. 3 maps, 1 folding. 552pp. 8vo, original brown cloth, spine expertly recased with original backstrip retained, spine including backstrip faded from sun exposure, edges of corners lightly worn, light foxing to maps and plates, endpapers and first and last blank pages lightly soiled. New York: Harper, 1854. First Edition. good.
"An account of the first government expedition in ships provided by Henry Grinnell of New York, 1850-51, which the Author accompanied as senior medical officer." Staton and Tremaine 3177.