H.M.S. SULPHUR AT CALIFORNIA, 1837 AND 1839. BEING THE ACCOUNTS OF MIDSHIPMAN FRANCIS GUILLEMARD SIMPKINSON AND CAPTAIN EDWARD BELCHER. Edited by Richard A. Pierce & John H. Winslow. [San Francisco]: The Book Club of California, 1969. Octavo, illustrations, maps, facsimiles, cloth-backed boards. First edition. Limited to 450 copies. Simpkinson's account is published here for the first time. A fine copy without dust jacket as issued. (#71579).