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The Rev. John Malham
The Naval Gazetteer; or, Seaman's Complete Guide. Containing a Full and Accurate Account, Alphabetically Arranged, of the Several Coasts of all the Countries and Islands in the Known World. SHEWING THEIR LATITUDE, LONGITUDE, SOUNDINGS, AND STATIONS FOR ANCHORAGE ILLUSTRATED WITH A CORRECT SET OF CHARTS, FROM THE LATEST AND BEST SURVEYS.
London: Allen and West, 1795. First edition. Volume I ONLY of Two, complete. Full leather binding, sympathetically rebacked with a red title label. Gilt title on red morocco label. Gilt lines to spines. Vol.1 : xlvi, 7-536pp. With 11 engraved fold-out maps dated 1795. 21.5 x 14cm. Very Good. Covers are worn and rubbed. Binding sound. Top page edges darkened. The maps are in very good condition, with some browning. Frontispiece map of Vol.1 has repaired tear where it joins the text block otherwise the maps are in very good condition. 8.5 inches tall. Condition Report Externally Spine good condition gilt titles and lines, some scratches and marks. Joints good condition rubbed, sound. Corners good condition worn and bumped. Boards good condition some marks and scratches. Page edges good condition. See above and photos. Internally Hinges good condition solid. Paste downs good condition signs of bookplate removal. End papers good condition. Title good condition. Pages good condition some foxing. Binding good condition solid and attractive. See photos Publisher: see above. Publication Date: 1795 Binding: Hardback [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Louis88Books [Andover, United Kingdom]
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