Boston: T. R. Marvin & Son, 1859. First Edition. Wraps. Octavo; pp; 193, (i); illustrated with four maps including Micronesia and a wood engraving; original gray printed paper wrappers;. Very good. Item #18320
This copy was the property of the Hon. Emery Washburn, former Governor of Massachusetts and noted professor of Law at Harvard. Emory Washburn (1800-1877) served as Governor of Massachusetts, 1854-1855, and wrote a number of legal treatises. He was instrumental in the founding of Worcester Polytechnic Institute. This report covers efforts in Asia, Micronesia, the Sandwich Islands and among several Native American Tribes.