SHATTUCK, George Burbank
The Geographical Society of Baltimore. The Bahama Islands.
New York: Macmillan Company, 1905. Small 4to. 93 plates.
Publisher's blue cloth
First edition of the findings of a 1903 expedition to the islands by the Geographical Society of Baltimore and researchers from Johns Hopkins University.
Includes chapters on geology, climate, flora and fauna, history (including much on slavery), and more.