Mercer's Belles. The Journal of a Reporter.
Seattle: University of Washington, 1960. Octavo. 190pp. A near fine copy in a nice VG+ dust jacket. This volume is the text of a shipboard diary kept by a New York Times reporter who accompanied Asa Mercer and the famous Mercer girls on their three month voyage from New York through the Strait of Magellan to Seattle in 1866. (Item ID: 3253)