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Author Name    Robertson, George. Edited and with introduction by Oliver Warner.

Title   AN ACCOUNT OF THE DISCOVERY OF TAHITI, FROM THE JOURNAL OF GEORGE ROBERTSON, MASTER OF H.M.S. DOLPHIN.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Fine

Edition   Reissue

Publisher   London Folio Society 1992

Illustrator   Robert Gibbings.

Seller ID   29067

127 pp, 8vo (9"H). Bound in quarter dark red cloth, yellow paper boards with repeat pattern in dark red by Robert Gibbings; dark red endpapers. Yellow slipcase. 10 wood-engravings of various sizes, including the frontispiece map of Tahiti and the title-page vignette. "For this impression the wood-engravings were printed lithograpically from good pulls, rather than from the poor impressions found in the earlier printings." "The text was drawn from a volume published by the Hakluyt Society in 1948, with the addition of extracts from diaries kept by others aboard H.M.S. Dolphin between 19 June and 27 July 1767." In publisher's original shrinkwrap.

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