Publisher: Boston: Published by Oliver and Munroe, 1808.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Howes B-442; Sabin 5333.
Condition: Interior browned and a bit stained; very good copy.
Book ID: 12833
Description12mo, recent brown cloth spine, marbled boards, printed paper label.
Comments¶ Biggs served as a volunteer officer under Miranda during his first expedition, and this work (which went through four quick Boston editions and a London edition) remains an important standard account of the affair. Early pencil sketch on a front blank, facing the title; ink signature at the head of the title page.