Voyages to Hudson Bay in Search of a Northwest Passage 1741 - 1747 Volume I The Voyage of Christopher Middleton 1741 -1742 [AND] Volume II The Voyage of William Moor and Francis Smith, 1746 - 1747
London: The Hakluyt Society, 1994-1995. First Editions. Hardcovers with Dust Jackets. Two vols., both 8vo. Vol. I: Pp. xiv, 338, . Frontis. photo. With 11 illustrations. Bibliography. Index. Bound in light blue cloth with publisher's gilt device stamped on front board, gilt lettering on spine. Vol. II: Pp. [ii], xvi, 398, (last five blank). With 20 illustrations including a double-page map and double-page illustration. Two bibliographies, index. Both vols. with bookseller tag on front pastedowns. In the uniform dust jackets, which show light rubbing. Near Fine / Very Good+. Item #6817
Hakluyt Second Series, Volume 177 & 181. A bright set. Both dust jackets now preserved in removable, clear archival sleeves.