Richard Henry Dana

Two Years Before The Mast

originally published:
New York : Harper & Brothers

We offered this copy of the first edition, in the publisher's original binding and with the author's signature and an Autograph Letter Signed tipped in, in 2006.


  • First Book(1840)
  • Johnson Highspot of American Literature(1840)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 8/1/1815
died: 1/6/1882
born as: Richard Henry Dana, Jr.

American lawyer and author of the popular autobiographical narrative Two Years Before the Mast. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature