A Voyage around the World," gives many details of the life of the people, despite the fact that his stay was brief and not very profitable.
"The operations of trade had been very languid on this northern part of the weft coaft of Queen Charlotte's Iflands ; and Captain Marchand judged that would not affume more activity, . . . He therefore renounced the project, . . . determined not to begin his traffic on the coaft of the continent till he reached Berkley Sound"