The Log of the Bounty - Being Lieutenant William Bligh's Log of the Proceedings of His Majesty's Armed Vessel Bounty in a Voyage to the South Seas, to Take the Breadfruit from the Society Islands to the West Indies

The Log of the Bounty - Being Lieutenant William Bligh's Log of the Proceedings of His Majesty's Armed Vessel Bounty in a Voyage to the South Seas, to Take the Breadfruit from the Society Islands to the West Indies

Sold
Category
Author

Rutter, Owen (Ed)

Illustrator

Lamb, Lynton

Publisher

The Golden Cockerel Press

Reference

435

Two volumes complete - Volume One - 434pp and Volume Two - 258pp, [2]. Original three colour cloth, title in gilt to spine.

Slightly rubbed to extremities, and covers, with a couple of very light scores, colours very slightly faded. Internally a hint of foxing to page edges, otherwise bright and clean.

One of three hundred sets, this one being number one hundred and thirty-eight.

"The log contains many important passages which do not appear in either of Bligh's previously published books, as well as information patiently collected on the social life of the Tahitians" (Hill).

Hill 141, Pertelote 117

Size

Folio

Condition

Good+

Jacket Condition

No Jacket (as Issued)

Binding

Hardback

Book Type

Limited Edition

Publish Place

London

Publish Year

1937

Edition

First Thus

RELATED ITEMS