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Churchill, Awnsham and John Churchill 
A COLLECTION OF VOYAGES AND TRAVELS, SOME NOW FIRST PRINTED FROM ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPTS, OTHERS NOW FIRST PUBLISHED IN ENGLISH. LONDON: FOR JOHN WALTHOE [&C], 1732
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 6,875 GBP
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Churchill, Awnsham and John Churchill 
A COLLECTION OF VOYAGES AND TRAVELS, SOME NOW FIRST PRINTED FROM ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPTS, OTHERS NOW FIRST PUBLISHED IN ENGLISH. LONDON: FOR JOHN WALTHOE [&C], 1732
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 6,875 GBP
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Churchill, Awnsham and John Churchill 
A COLLECTION OF VOYAGES AND TRAVELS, SOME NOW FIRST PRINTED FROM ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPTS, OTHERS NOW FIRST PUBLISHED IN ENGLISH. LONDON: FOR JOHN WALTHOE [&C], 1732
6 volumes, folio (350 x 220mm.), list of subscribers with engraved arms of subscribers, 2 engraved portraits, 163 engraved plans, maps, views and diagrams, many double-page, some folding and mounted on guards, numerous engraved illustrations, contemporary mottled calf gilt, speckled edges, rebacked or repaired retaining original spines, slightly rubbed, sold not subject to return
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Provenance

Apparently Richard Shuttleworth Streatfield (1805-1851), armorial bookplate, 'data fata sequutus'

Literature

cf. Borba de Moraes, pp.181-5; cf. Hill 295; cf. NMM 33; Sabin 13015 and 13016 (collation differs at places)

Catalogue Note

SECOND, ENLARGED EDITION. Originally published in 1704 in four volumes, this edition includes an additional two volumes. By the third edition, published in 1744-47, the work had grown to eight volumes.

An extensive collection of voyages to America, China, Turkey, Ceylon, Africa, India, Persia, and elsewhere.

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