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    Sale 5808

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    8 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 136

    MOUAT, Frederic J. Adventures and Researches among the Andaman Islanders. London: Hurst and Blackett, 1863. 8°. Wood-engraved frontispiece and title vignette, folding colour-printed map at end (map torn and frayed, lightly stained and repaired with old sellotape, some mainly marginal spotting and staining to text). Contemporary half calf, gilt spine with black lettering piece (rather worn). Provenance: R.S. Wardlaw Ramsay, 67th Regt (contemporary signature on an endpaper); some early annotation mostly to the appendix. FIRST EDITION.

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    MOUAT, Frederic J. Adventures and Researches among the Andaman Islanders. London: Hurst and Blackett, 1863. 8°. Wood-engraved frontispiece and title vignette, folding colour-printed map at end (map torn and frayed, lightly stained and repaired with old sellotape, some mainly marginal spotting and staining to text). Contemporary half calf, gilt spine with black lettering piece (rather worn). Provenance: R.S. Wardlaw Ramsay, 67th Regt (contemporary signature on an endpaper); some early annotation mostly to the appendix. FIRST EDITION.


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