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An Account of the Pelew Islands, Situated in the Western Part of the Pacific Ocean : Composed from the Journals and Communications of Captain Henry Wilson ... Who, in August, 1783, Were There Shipwrecked, in The Antelope ...

By: Keate, George and Henry Wilson

Price: £1,000.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Captain Wilson 1789: 1789

Edition: Third Edition

Book number: 59317

Condition: Poor


xxvii, 378 pp. Original boards. Lacks spine covering. Corners worn and boards badly marked. Front board detached. Uncut. Lacks free endpaper. Staining to frontis.Internally clean. Frontis portrait engraving. Folding map. Fifteen full-page engravings, including many folding. With Fuimus bookplate of the Bruce family, Lords Elgin, to the front pastedown. Second bookplate of Robert Washington Oates, who was a cousin of the explorer Capt. Oates. He helped fund the Gilbert White Museum, to which he donated his natural history collection, hence the Oates Collections at Selborne. View more info