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BLIGH, William
The Log of the Bounty: Being Lieutenant William Bligh's Log of the Proceedings of His Majesty's Armed Vessel Bounty in a Voyage to the South Seas, to Take the Breadfruit from the Society Islands to the West Indies
Golden Cockerel Press, London, 1937. Introduction and notes by Owen Rutter. Illustrations by Lynton Lamb. Complete 2-volume set. Tall 4to. Brown, beige and green cloth with gilt spine lettering. 435pp, 259pp. Four wood engravings (two across each two-page title pages). Very good. Bindings a tad corner and edgeworn and rubbed, though internally fine and tight. First of this edition, a handsome set of this beautifully-produced pair by the legendary British fine press. Limited to 300 sets (this #205). Scarce and lovely. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Main Street Fine Books & Mss, ABAA [Galena, IL, U.S.A.]
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