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Facsimile reprint, in the Macdonald Maritime History Series. 228pp, 12 plates with 16 b&w illus. Quarter cloth and papered boards (no dustwrapper). Top edges tinted blue, the others a little spotted. Very good. ***American trade from the end of the War of Independence to the Treaty of Wanghia (1844): the seal fisheries, beche-de-mer and sandalwood, opium etc.