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A Voyage up The Mediterranean in His Majesty's Ship The Swiftsure, One of the Squadron Under the Command of Rear-Admiral Sir Horatio Nelson, K.B. now Viscount and Baron Nelson of the Nile and Duke of Bronte in Sicily, with a Description of the Battle of the Nile on the First of August 1798 and a Detail of events that occurred subsequent to the battle in various parts of the Mediterranean
White, London, 1802. Engraved dedication to the Earl of St. Vincent with armorial vignette, 43 exquisite mezzotint plates, 1 folding, engraved by J.C. Stadler after the author. 4to, xxiii, + 309 pages, occasional browning, marbled endpapers and edges, rebound in full brown calf, blind stamped and gilt rules to sides; recased. An important account of Nelson's victory at the Nile, and of travels in the Mediterranean. Includes views of Sicily, Egypt, Gibraltar, Syracuse, Alexandria, Minorca, Venice, and other locations around the Mediterranean. London: T. Bensley for J. White, 1802. First edition. Very good (+). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
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