Byron, John ~ The Narrative of the honourable John Byron (commodore in a late expedition round the world); containing an account of the great distresses suffered by himself and his companions on the coast of Patagonia, from the year 1740, till their arrival in England, 1746. With a description of St. Jago de Chili, and the manners and customs of the inhabitants. Also a relation of the loss of the Wager, man of war, one of Admiral Anson’s squadron. Written by himself, and now first published.
Dublin Printed for W. and W. Smith 1768
First Dublin edition 1768 8vo x; 244pp. Full contemporary polished calf, black leather spine label with partial loss, upper hinge cracked but held by all cords. A little age soiled but overall a Very Good and entirely original and unmolested copy.
BINDING : Hardback
INVENTORY NUMBER: 109800