A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Arranged in Systematic Order: Forming a Complete History of the Origin and Progress of Navigation, Discovery and Commerce, by Sea and Land, from the Earliest Ages to the Present Time : Illustrated by Maps and Charts in 18 Volumes

By: Kerr, Robert, F.R.S. & F. A. S. EDIN.

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16 volumes with armorial bookplate of Lord Belhaven & Stenton (dated 1895) with worn boards, gilt dentells faded. spines and boards re-attached,with some spine and label loss, with textblocks sturdy and complete. A missing Volume 17 has been provided by an 1816 copy in quarter leather in very sound condition. The missing Volume 8 is provided by a modern print on demand large print hardcover edition by BiblioBazaar. This was a fragile imported set, now somewhat improved, and was a candidate for re-binding but the quoted expense considered not to be warrented. Sold as an 'as is' collection.

Title: A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Arranged in Systematic Order: Forming a Complete History of the Origin and Progress of Navigation, Discovery and Commerce, by Sea and Land, from the Earliest Ages to the Present Time : Illustrated by Maps and Charts in 18 Volumes

Author Name: Kerr, Robert, F.R.S. & F. A. S. EDIN.

Categories: Exploration & Travel,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: Edinburgh and London, William Blackwood and T. Cadell: 1824

Binding: Leather

Book Condition: Good to Very Good

Size: 8 vo

Seller ID: KERR