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Six months' service in the African blockade, from April to October 1848, in command of H.M.S. Bonetta.
London Bentley 1849 - First edition. 8vo (19.5 x 11.5cm.), x, 146pp., folding map (depicting the countries between Sierra Leone and Liberia), pale half calf, marbled boards and endpapers, full gilt spine, flat raised bands, red leather label, map strengthened at folds, occasional light spotting, an excellent copy. Scarce. Important first hand work on the Slave Trade at the time of Sieraa Leone and Liberia signing the Anti-Slavery Trade Treaty. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
Last Found On: 2016-10-06           Check availability:      IberLibro    


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