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THE ISLAND, OR CHRISTIAN AND HIS COMRADES. LONDON: FOR JOHN HUNT, 1823
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Byron, George Gordon Noel, Lord
THE ISLAND, OR CHRISTIAN AND HIS COMRADES. LONDON: FOR JOHN HUNT, 1823
LOT SOLD. 1,188 GBP
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Byron, George Gordon Noel, Lord
THE ISLAND, OR CHRISTIAN AND HIS COMRADES. LONDON: FOR JOHN HUNT, 1823
8vo (225 x 134mm.), first edition, half-title, two advertisement leaves at the front and one at the rear, UNCUT IN THE ORIGINAL WRAPPERS, preserved in green cloth chemise and folding box, stab-holes to inner margins throughout (stab-marked for stitching but apparently never sewn), some staining to covers, small piece missing from head of the spine
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Literature

Wise p. 75

Catalogue Note

A RARE COPY WITH ADVERTISEMENTS IN THE ORIGINAL WRAPPERS. The poem was inspired by Captain Bligh's account of the mutiny on board HMS Bounty.

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