1888. Item #82791
AGASSIZ, Alexander. THREE CRUISES OF THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY STEAMER "BLAKE" in the Gulf of Mexico, in the Caribbean Sea, and along the Atlantic Coast of the United States, From 1877 to 1880. Two volumes. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1888. xxii + 314 pp. (+ folding map in rear pocket: Western Atlantic Ocean)/220 pp. 8vo., dark blue cloth with gilt spine lettering. Ex-library, worn, with usual markings, including ink-stamped plates. Spines chipped. Volume II's plates are all in black and white (marine fishes and shellfish).