Sale 21BP03 | Lot 82

KEATE, GEORGE An Account of the Pelew Islands, Situated in the Western Part of the Pacific Ocean, Composed from the Journals an...

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps
KEATE, GEORGE An Account of the Pelew Islands, Situated in the Western Part of the Pacific Ocean, Composed from the Journals an...

Lot Details

Lot 82
KEATE, GEORGE An Account of the Pelew Islands, Situated in the Western Part of the Pacific Ocean, Composed from the Journals and Communications of Captain Henry Wilson, and Some of His Officers, Who, in August 1783, Were There Shipwrecked, in the Antelope...
London: Printed for Captain Wilson; Sold by G. Nicol, 1788. Stated fourth edition (octavo). Modern three quarters calf over marbled boards in period style with a red lettering label. 9 x 5 1/2 inches (23 x 13 cm); xxx, [2], 408 pp., with frontispiece portrait, folding map, and plate (portrait of Prince Lee Boo), an uncut copy. Some staining and toning to frontis and title, other spotting and light stains, short tear to map at mount, a few scuffs to binding and light wear to joint.


Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for $126 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for $126 (includes buyer's premium)

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