Voyages to the East-Indies by the Late John Splinter Stavorinus, Esq. Rear Admiral in the Service of the States-General. Translated from the original Dutch, By Samuel Hull Wilcocke. With Notes and Additions by the Translator. The Whole comprising a full a
Place Published: London
Publisher: Printed for G. G. and J. Robinson
Date Published: 1798
Edition: First English-language edition
Binding: Leather bound
Book Id: 43618
572; 512pp. Octavo [22 cm] Brown leather with red gilt stamped title labels and gilt ruled borders on the spines. Fair. The front covers of both volumes are detached, the rear cover of volume 1 is hanging on by a thread, and the rear cover of volume 2 is absent. Volume 2 is missing the preliminary pages, including the title page, up to p. 3. The front free endsheet of volume 1 is detached, but present. The pages have sporadic foxing and light tide marks. With the 3 maps present, in very good condition.
Vol. I. Containing A Voyage to the Cape of Good Hope, Batavia, Bantam, and Bengal, With Observations on Those Parts, &c. in the Years 1768-1771; Vol.II. Containing a Voyage to the Cape of Good Hope, Batavia, Samarang, Macassar, Ambogna and Surat, with Accounts of Those Places, in the Years 1774 and 1775.