9 May 2002
William Coxe (1747-1828)
Account of the Russian Discoveries between Asia and America... Fourth edition, considerably enlarged. London: J. Easton of Salisbury for Cadell & Davies. 1804. 4° (300 x 235mm). Engraved plate, 5 engraved maps, 2 folding. (Some spotting and offsetting to plate and maps.) Contemporary russia gilt, g.e. (rebacked). Provenance: Scot Clifford (armorial bookplate). Large-paper copy, with pencilled note by previous owner 'one of 60 copies'. Lowndes I, p.543; cf. Sabin 17309 (1803 edition).
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