The Japan expedition

Japan and around the world : an account of three visits to the Japanese empire ...

Publisher: Redfield in New York

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  • United States Naval Expedition to Japan, 1852-1854,
  • Voyages and travels,
  • Japan -- Description and travel

Edition Notes

Other titlesJapan and around the world
Statementby J.W. Spalding
SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 88882
The Physical Object
Pagination377 p., [8] leaves of plates
Number of Pages377
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15342671M

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