Tue, 3rd Nov 2015 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Encounter')

 
  Lot 63
 

63

BLIGH, WILLIAM: 'Capitainens vid EngelSke ...

BLIGH, WILLIAM: 'Capitainens vid EngelSke Ammiralitetet Wiliam Bligh's ReSa i SÖderhafvet Åren 1788, 1789, 1790. Hans half-arige Vistande pÅ On Ö-Taheiti'.
Original stiff wrappers, uncut, book plate of S.J. Walters. 8vo, Nyköpimg, J.P. Hammarin, 1795.

First Swedish edition of Bligh's epic journey from Tahiti to Timor.

Sold for £496
Estimated at £400 - £600

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Good original condition.

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BLIGH, WILLIAM: 'Capitainens vid EngelSke Ammiralitetet Wiliam Bligh's ReSa i SÖderhafvet Åren 1788, 1789, 1790. Hans half-arige Vistande pÅ On Ö-Taheiti'.
Original stiff wrappers, uncut, book plate of S.J. Walters. 8vo, Nyköpimg, J.P. Hammarin, 1795.

First Swedish edition of Bligh's epic journey from Tahiti to Timor.