A True and Impartial Journal of a Voyage to the South Seas, and Round the Globe, in His Majesty's Ship the Centurion
THOMAS Pascoe (1745.)
£2500.00 [First Edition]
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Under the Command of Commodore George Anson... Together with some historical accounts of Chili, Peru, Mexico, and the empire of China. First edition. 8vo. Contemporary calf, gilt, rebacked, old spine laid down, some light wear to edges. [xvi], 347, 39pp. London, S.Birt, J. Newbery, J. Collyer,
Pascoe Thomas's Journal precedes the official account of Anson's voyage by three years. In addition to providing a detailed account of this important circumnavigation, the work also includes an appendix listing the treasure taken from the Nuestra Signora del Buono Carmella. Hill, 1693; Sabin, 95437.
Stock Code: 194241