The journals of the expedition under the Command of Capts. Lewis and Clark to the sources of the Missouri, thence across the Rocky Mountains and down the River Columbia to the Pacific Ocean, performed during the years 1804-5-6 by order of the Government of the United States

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Main Authors: Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809, (Author), Clark, William, 1770-1838, (Author)
Corporate Authors: Meriden Gravure Company, (Printer of plates), Connecticut Printers, (Printer), Crafton Graphic Company, (printer of map)
Contributors: Biddle, Nicholas, 1786-1844, (Editor), Bodmer, Karl, 1809-1893, (Illustrator), King, George Bird, (Illustrator)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Heritage Press, [1962]
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Item Description: Half title.
"This edition of the Lewis and Clark journals has been made to the typographic plan of Eugene Ettenberg."--Colophon.
Thirteen full color plates by Carl Bodmer and three by George Bird King, printed by the Meriden Gravure Company of Meriden, Connecticut.--(cf. Heritage Club Sandglass newsletter, no. IV & V: 27).
Text and monochrome illustrations printed by the Connecticut Printers in Hartford on paper made by the Mead Paper Company. Cover map printed by the Crafton Graphic Company of New York. Binding of volumes by the Russell-Rutter Company.--(cf. Sandglass newsletter).
Quarter bound in linen with boards printed with maps. Gilt stamped over red and blue on spine. In red slipcases.
Physical Description: 2 volumes, [16] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color), maps (1 folded, color), portraits, facsimiles ; 30 cm