Lot 133HARMON, DANIEL WILLIAMS
Journal of Voyages and Travels in the Interiour [sic] of North America, Between the 47th and 58th Degrees of North Latitude, Extending from Montreal Nearly to the Pacific Ocean ... Illustrated by a map of the country. Andover: Printed by Flagg and Gould, 1820. First edition. Contemporary tree calf, the spine ruled in gilt and with red lettering label. Folding map, frontispiece portrait, 432 pp. The binding professionally restored preserving much of original backstrip and endpapers, foxing throughout, old marginal dampstain affects portrait, title and a few early and final leaves.
Harmon entered the service of the North West Company 1808 and traveled to Lake Winnipeg and then to Assiniboine where he remained for seven years. He later went to Fort Williams, Athabasca, and New Caledonia. The map here depicts the northern United States and Canada to the Pacific Ocean. Graff 1786; Howes H-205; Sabin 30404; Wagner- Camp 17; Streeter 3692; Field 656; Streeter sale 6:3692.
C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson
Sold for $688
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