A Description of the Spanish Islands and Settlements On the Coast of the West Indies, Compiled from authentic Memoirs, Revised by Gentlemen who have resided many Years in the Spanish Settlements ...
JEFFERYS Thomas (1762.)
£6500.00 [First Edition]
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First edition. 2 folding maps, 30 double-page engraved charts & maps. 4to. Contemporary style panelled calf, with red morocco label gilt to spine, library blind stamp to first two & last two leaves. iv, xxiv, 106, 2pp. London, Faden & Jefferys,
"Several of the principal Officers in the British Navy, during the Course of the last War with Spain, having found on board their respective Prizes, many curious Draughts and Surveys of the Spanish Settlements in the West Indies, with a most disinterested public Spirit, have communicated them to the Editor for the Service of British Navigators". Sabin, 35961.
Stock Code: 193157