COSTANTINO BELTRAMI DA BERGAMO. NOTIZIE E LETTERE PUBBLICATE PER CURA DEL MUNICIPO DI BERGAMO E DEDICATE ALLA SOCIETA' STORICA DI MINNESOTA.

Bergamo: Pagnoncelli, 1865. 134pp. Original printed wrappers. Wrappers worn at extremities, heavier along spine, minor dust soiling along top edge. Overall internally clean. Very good, untrimmed and unopened. Item #WRCAM30219

A scarce history of Beltrami's exploration of the upper Mississippi with the Long expedition. "He undertook a hazardous and lonely journey in his search for the sources of the Mississippi and other rivers, in which he claimed success" - Clark. Beltrami was a native of Bergamo. SABIN 73116. CLARK II:182 (ref). OCLC 18392597.

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