Narrative of Voyages to Explore the Shores of Africa, Arabia and Madagascar; performed in H.M. Ships Leven and Barracouta [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

By: Owen Captain W. F.

Price: £950.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good Plus


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, xxiii,434pp, viii,420pp, 5 lithograph plates, 4 large engraved charts, with vignettes in the text. Bound in period half calf, calf corners, marble boards, raised bands, gilt and blind tooling, leather title labels, coloured endpapers. Calf lightly rubbed, some minor scuff marking. Both bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, some minor browning, short closed tear to one map, one map becoming loose. Pages maps and plates in very good clean condition. A very nice set, in attractive period bindings.

Title: Narrative of Voyages to Explore the Shores of Africa, Arabia and Madagascar; performed in H.M. Ships Leven and Barracouta [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

Author Name: Owen Captain W. F.

Categories: Arabia, Africa, Travel, Leather Bindings,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1833

Binding: Period Half Calf

Book Condition: Very Good Plus

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 097596

Keywords: Africa. Arabia