FROM THE PERSONAL LIBRARY OF SAMUEL ELIOT MORISON, with his notes. Foldout frontispiece, nine plates including one foldout, numerous illustrations throughout text. 8vo, original paper wraps. 96. Some chipping to the head and tail of the spine and slight discoloration to the cover, but well-preserved considering the age and type of binding. A British catalogue of rare books and manuscripts in Morisonís areas of interest. Items for sale include the earliest known map of Japan, Orteliusí atlas of 1574, and the first comprehensive manual of British maritime law. Handsome plates illustrate some of the more notable items. Includes Morisonís notes and emendations. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: CATALOGUE 42: NAVIGATION, GEOGRAPHY, TRAVELS...
Publisher: London E.P. Goldschmidt & Co. n.d.
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