What I saw on the west coast of South and North America, and at the Hawaiian Islands. H. WILLIS BAXLEY.
What I saw on the west coast of South and North America, and at the Hawaiian Islands.

What I saw on the west coast of South and North America, and at the Hawaiian Islands.

New York: Appleton, 1865. First edition, 8vo, pp. 632; 7 wood-engraved plates and numerous woodcut illustrations in the text; original green cloth, gilt vignette on upper cover, spine gilt-lettered; rebacked, spine laid down, and dull, library blindstamp to frontispiece, title and a few pages; good. "Baxley, as special commissioner of the United States, led this voyage of inspection. This is the account of his visits on a mission to reform hospital work under consular supervision which lasted eighteen months. His route took him via Panama to Peru, Chile, Ecuador, and then along the west coast to San Francisco. His visits to California and Hawaii were extensive" (Hill). Cowan, p. 18; Hill I, p. 18; Sabin 4002. Item #29738

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