9 June 2004
[ANSON, George.] WALTER, Richard, compiler. Voyage autour du monde, fait dans les anneés MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV. Geneva: Henri-Albert Gosse, 1750.
4o (237 x 188 mm). Title-page printed in red and black. 34 engraved maps, all but 2 folding (few creases, few short tears). (Some pale browning.) 20th-century red morocco, spine gilt, edges gilt.
Later edition in French. Sabin 1637.
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