México: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 1998. frontis, maps, port., plus 25 b/w and gray toned plates loose as issued together in decorated cloth portfolio with ribbon tie. Both vols. together in clam shell decorated blue cloth box. Item #47976
Introductory study by Xavier Lozaya. History of an 18th century expedition to explore the riches and life of the habitants and habitation of the northwestern part of the American Continent (presently Canada). The primary focus was to visit the island of Nutka, the northern limit of the Spanish possessions in America. Individual plates of art from the expedition. LIMITED EDITION OF 1,000.