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A Short Account of the Narrative of the Shipwreck of the Juno, on the Coast of Aracan, and of the Singular Preservation of Fourteen of Her Company on the Wreck, Without Food, during a Period of Twenty-Three Days.

MacKay, William

Published by London, For Debrett et al, 1798. "The Third Edition, with Notes and Illustrations"., 1798
Condition: Fair. Hardcover
From KaraKoram Books (Belmont, MA, U.S.A.)

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viii, 62pp. (no illustrations) Octavo. approx 5 x 8 in. Original sheep(?) , with gilt rulings on spine. No spine label Condition: front board is detached but present, A Prev. Owner Name (Eliot C. Clarke) appears in pencil on the front free endpaper. Rear board's free endpaper is split along its gutter, and the joint leather is split, but the binding cords are stable. The boards are rubbed at their margins, with a 1.5" x. 2.5" leather peel at the top front joint. Prev. owner name on front endpaper. An inscription "To Wm. Lowd from the Editor", on reverse of title page, has partially bled through to the title page itself. Text is a bit greyed. Sold "with all faults". Scarce, and a worthy candidate for restoration. Bookseller Inventory # 14591

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Title: A Short Account of the Narrative of the ...

Publisher: London, For Debrett et al, 1798. "The Third Edition, with Notes and Illustrations".

Publication Date: 1798

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fair.

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