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A Voyage to South America and the Cape of Good Hope,

KEITH Sir George Mouat, Bart. (1819.)

£1850.00  [First Edition]

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in His Majesty's Brig Protector. First edition. 4to. Original boards, rebacked with paper label, in drop-back dark blue cloth box. xxx, 119pp. London, Printed for the Author,

This work is expanded from Keith's first published narrative which was issued in Sir Richard Phillips collection. The book is uncommon as the author states "a very limited number of copies above those subscribed for (215) being printed". It is described by Borba, in the long note he gives describing the shorter version, as very rare. Mendelssohn, p808; cf. Borba, p433. Sabin, 37230.

Stock Code: 184912