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JOHNSON James
An Account of a Voyage to India,, China, etc. in His Majestys Ship Caroline preformed in the Years 1803-4-5, interspersed with Descriptive Sketches and Cursory Remarks by an Officer of the Caroline
1806. First edition. With a large engraved folding map and a folding table. 8vo. Bound in modern brown buckram. Some light foxing and browning, overall still a very good copy. 138; iiipp. index. London, Richard Phillips, Written just after the commencement of the Napoleonic wars ?this work was intended to exhibit a topographical and picturesque sketch of all the principal places which were annually or occasionally visited by the British East India and China fleets.? (Hill). It includes an interesting description of Macao and Canton. Cordier 2106. Hill p. 156. cf. Lust 375. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Maggs Bros. Ltd ABA, ILAB, PBFA, BA [London, United Kingdom]
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