BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

The sea, the ship and the sailor. Tales of adventure from log books and original narratives. With an introduction by Captain Elliot Snow Barnard, Charles H; Nicol, John, 1755-1825; Knights, John B. (John Buttells); Mariner, William, 1791-1853; Bartlett, John


"Bartlett served on the Gustavus III, formerly British ship Mercury. Partial contents: pp[105]-167. The adventures of John Nicol, mariner, during thirty years at sea, abridged from Nicol's own account (no.402).- pp[287]-336. A narrative of events in the life of John Bartlett of Boston, Massachusetts, in the years 1790-1793, during voyages to Canton and the Northwest coast of North America.- PP[338]-343. Notes on Bartlett's narrative, by His Honour F.W. Howay." -- Strathern, G. M., & Edwards, M. H. (1970). Navigations, traffiques & discoveries, 1774-1848: A guide to publications relating to the area now British Columbia. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. 265.

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