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PROPERTY OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE SANDYS TRUST

Bligh, William
A VOYAGE TO THE SOUTH SEA... FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONVEYING BREAD-FRUIT TREE TO THE WEST-INDIES, IN HIS MAJESTY'S SHIP THE BOUNTY. LONDON: GEORGE NICOL, 1792
Estimate
3,0004,000
LOT SOLD. 4,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
69

PROPERTY OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE SANDYS TRUST

Bligh, William
A VOYAGE TO THE SOUTH SEA... FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONVEYING BREAD-FRUIT TREE TO THE WEST-INDIES, IN HIS MAJESTY'S SHIP THE BOUNTY. LONDON: GEORGE NICOL, 1792
Estimate
3,0004,000
LOT SOLD. 4,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Bligh, William
A VOYAGE TO THE SOUTH SEA... FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONVEYING BREAD-FRUIT TREE TO THE WEST-INDIES, IN HIS MAJESTY'S SHIP THE BOUNTY. LONDON: GEORGE NICOL, 1792
FIRST EDITION, 4to (294 x 232mm.), engraved portrait frontispiece, 7 engraved maps and plans (some double-page or folding), contemporary russia gilt, minor spotting, slight rubbing
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Provenance

Lord Sandys, armorial bookplate (probably Edwin Sandys, 2nd Baron Sandys, 1726–1797)

Literature

Sabin 5910; Hill 135; Ferguson 125; Wantrup 62a

Catalogue Note

The first official account of the Bounty expedition, including a revised version of Bligh's Narrative of the Mutiny.

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