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Turnbull's Voyage

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Turnbull's Voyage: A Voyage round the World in the years 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, and 1804, in which the author visited the principal islands in the Pacific Ocean, and the English settlements of Port Jackson and Norfolk Island

by [Turnbull, John]

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Printed for Richard Phillips. London. [1806]. 8vo. 52, (2 [index, directions to the binder and erratum]), folding table. No title page as published. Modern dark blue cloth, upper board lettered in gilt. Uniformly toned, some light spotting, otherwise very good.

An abridgement of A Voyage round the World in the years 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, and 1804, in which the author visited the principal islands in the Pacific Ocean, and the English settlements of Port Jackson and Norfolk Island. No. 7 in Analysis of New Travels extracted from A Collection of Modern and Contemporary Voyages and Travels. The folding table of territorial productions of the Morea is inserted as a binders fault and originates from Pouqueville's Travels.

This copy is from the library of Gilbert Hampden Manley (1931 – 2008), with his small ownership stamp to upper corner of the ffep. "Collector of Pacific and Asian material. Born in Shanghai; studied zoology at Nottingham and Oxford. Moved to London in the 1950s to continue research at the zoo; became interested in collecting Pacific material. Taught in the Anthropology Department at Durham University from 1974; collected less from this point, but actively researched pieces in his own and others' collections. Christie's, Paris, Art Africain et Océanien, Jeudi 4 Décembre 2008, 5537." British Museum.

Ferguson 422; Hawaiian National Bibliography 376; Hill p596.

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Bookseller
Paul Haynes Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
Biblio530
Title
Turnbull's Voyage
Author
[Turnbull, John]
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Barnard & Sultzer for Richard Phillips
Place of Publication
London
Date published
[1806]
Keywords
Botany Bay, Pacific, Tahiti, Cape Horn, Australia, Travel, Voyages, Madeira
Bookseller catalogs
Travel and Exploration; Provenance, Bookplates and Associations; The Middle East, India and Asia; Australasia;
Size
8vo

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