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A Voyage Round the World    George Anson

A Voyage Round the World George Anson


In the Years MDCCXL (1740), second edition leather bound octavo, nic to top of rear leather board, exterior tips are worn. Red label on re-backed spine, contemporary endpapers. Pages are age toned with minimal foxing and chipping to several page tops. Intro includes printer instructions and Errata list. Three (3) folding charts (Pacific, South Sea, Centurion's course)  in VG condition with minor creases and small closed tears. First gathering is loose in binding, traces of humidity and exposed hinge on pg. 545 (total 548 pages). The journal of George Anson, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's ship the Centurion on Expedition to the South-Seas in the 1700's - as compiled From Papers and Other Richard Walter, chaplain of the Centurion.  Very Good condition for a book published in 1748 !



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