London, South Kensington
22 September 2000
KNIGHT, Corporal. The British Battalion at Oporto, London: Effingham Wilson, 1834. 8°, engraved map, 2 plates (occasional spotting and thumb marks, hinges splitting), owner's inscription on verso of frontispiece, original green cloth (rubbed, a little worn).
FIELDING, Henry. The Journal of a Voyage to Lisbon, London: for A. Millar, 1755. 12°, woodcut vignette on title, headpieces (occasional light spotting, corner of title torn away, some leaves with small marginal losses), contemporary calf-backed boards, spine with red calf lettering piece (joints splitting, rubbed). FIRST EDITION, SECOND ISSUE. Rothschild 857.
With 8 other military and travel books including Niccolo Machiavelli's The Arte of Warre (London, 1588, defective), and John White's An Essay on the Formation of Harbours of Refuge (London, 1840). (10)
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