Hardcover, original green cloth with blind-stamped decorations. 2 vols. xii + 351 + 32 pp. (catalogue); xi + 371 pp. With 4 colourplates, including frontispieces. Spines sunned and slightly frayed at tips, including chip to v.1 spine head and slight repair to v.2. spine; rear board of v.1 partially detached; some foxing, chiefly to plate margins; needs rebinding, but original boards still fairly bright and interior otherwise bright. Taped to front pastedown of v.1 is extract from antiquarian dealer's catalogue describing this item as bought by previous owner in 1967. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Rovings in the Pacific, from 1837 to 1849; ...
Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans
Publication Date: 1851
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, London, 1851. 1/2 Leather. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Brown calf spines with black and gilt spine labels, gray papered boards, gilt edges, colored end papers. Spine heads bumped on both volumes, top corners bumped on volume 2, else both volumes sound and tight. Top edges dusty, occasional foxing and soiling throughout. Last 2 pages of volume two are handwritten, or printed to look like handwriting. Contains 4 colored illustrations, 2 in each volume (including frontispieces). Vol. 1: xii + 351; Vol. 2: xi + 372. Bookseller Inventory # 1173