Kerr, Robert, F.R.S. & F. A. S. EDIN.
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
Book Condition Good to Very Good
Edition First Thus
Size 8 vo
Publisher Edinburgh and London William Blackwood and T. Cadell 1824
Seller ID KERR
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.