Pernety | The history of a voyage to the Malouine (or Falkland) Islands, 1771
Pernety | The history of a voyage to the Malouine (or Falkland) Islands, 1771
Pernety | The history of a voyage to the Malouine (or Falkland) Islands, 1771
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BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE EARLS OF HADDINGTON, LOTS 54-108

Pernety | The history of a voyage to the Malouine (or Falkland) Islands, 1771

Estimate: 800 - 1,200 GBP

BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE EARLS OF HADDINGTON, LOTS 54-108

Pernety | The history of a voyage to the Malouine (or Falkland) Islands, 1771

Estimate: 800 - 1,200 GBP

Lot Sold:1,187GBP

Lot Details

Description

BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE EARLS OF HADDINGTON, LOTS 54-108


PERNETY, ANTOINE JOSEPH

The history of a voyage to the Malouine (or Falkland) Islands. London: T. Jefferys, 1771


4to (260 x 200mm.), 16 plates, maps and plans, 7 folding, contemporary speckled calf


Pernety took part in Bougainville’s expedition to the Falkland Islands in 1763–1764.


LITERATURE:

Hill 1328; Sabin 6870; ESTC T82910


PROVENANCE:

George Baillie (1664–1738), armorial bookplate applied posthumously; Hon. George Baillie Hamilton (c.1721–1797), signature on title; thence by descent to the Earls of Haddington

Condition Report

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