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Narrative of events in Borneo and Celebes, down to the occupation of Labuan: from the Journals of James Brooke, Esq. Rajah of Sarawak, and governor of Labuan. Together with a narrative of the operations of H.M.S. Iris. In 2 volumes.
London: John Murray, 1848, - lg. in-8vo, XVII + 385 p. + 9 illustrations on plates (incl. front-portrait & 1 tinted lithogr.) + 3 folded maps & charts (1 coloured) / XI (+1) + 395 p. (+1) + 16 p. publisher?s list of books + 9 illustrations (5 tinted lithogr. incl front) + 2 folded maps & charts, some mild foxing at the beginning, otherwise a clean, complete copy, small legacy stamp on first free fly + small bookseller?s ticket ?Sharland.Southampton?, original publisher?s pictorial red cloth, gilt image of a pirate ship on the upper boards and the gilt Sultan's seal on the lower boards, spine remounted, fine copy. Very rare first edition. Both volumes bindings restored, complete.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.]
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