Hardcovers, 4to., fine condition with white imitation vellum boards with blue title labels, Vol 1. 361pp. + 4 fold-out maps, 1 illus., 3 maps; Vol 2. 503pp. + Journal of the Route, 105pp. Facsimile editions originally published in English in 1801. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A Voyage Round The World 1790-1792 Performed...
Publisher: New York, Da Capo Press, 1969.
Book Description N. Israel / Da Capo Press, Amsterdam / New York, 1969. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Thus. Bibliotheca Australiana #23 + 24. FACSIMILE EDITION. Originally published in 1801. TWO VOLUMES COMPLETE. Rear of volume 1 contains 8 b&w plate & chart illustrations (4 folding), as issued (& as listed in volume 1 to be contained in the Atlas Volume). Rear 105-page section of volume 2 contains "Journal of the Route of the Ship Solide, During Her Voyage Round the World, in 1790, 1791, and 1792" by Captain Prosper Chanal. Volume 1 with contents, errata, plus introduction. Volume 2 with contents, erratum, plus tables. Large format volumes. Printed in the Netherlands. Bound in publisher's original cream boards with bright gilt lettering on blue background to front boards & spines. No dustjackets. Ex-library copies with minimal library markings (merely small ink stamps to three edges of book blocks), very slight handling wear, otherwise a very nice clean tight solid hardcover set. Internally NEAR FINE. Heavy set, extra shipping may be required. cxxviii + 361pp; xi + 503pp + 105pp. SB-262. Size: 26 x 20cm. Bookseller Inventory # 026955
Book Description New York, Da Capo Press, (1969)., 1969. Facsimile Edition; 4to; Vol 1; pp. cxxviii, 361; 4 fold out maps, 3 maps, 1 b/w illustration; Vol 2. pp. xii, 1-504, 1-105; original cream cloth, title lettered in gilt on spine and front, minor discolouration to front board, otherwise a near fine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 53804