Philadelphia: C. & A. Conrad ... Petersburgh ... Norfolk ... Baltimore. John Binns, Printer. 1810. Hardcover. pp: 5, 277, (2), 65, (1), 53, 87; frontispiece portrait of Pike. Bound in old leather, expertly conserved and rebacked in sheep with sewn-on joints. Gilt-tooled spine rules, antique-style leather label. Later armoriail bookplate on the front pastedown. Contemporary signature of Laurence Lewis at top of title page. 8.5" x 5.25" Very Good. Item #039641
First government exploration of the Southwest. [Howes, U.S.IANA, P373. This is Howes "best issue" with maps and charts in a separate quarto atlas--not present here. Streeter, V:3125.].