Lot 321 of 613:
Log of H.M.S. Bounty 1787-1789  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$420
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
The Log of H.M.S. Bounty 1787-1789

Author:
Bligh, William

Place:
[Surrey]

Publisher:
Genesis Publications

Date:
1975

Description:

Unpaginated. (Thick folio) 33x21 cm. (13x8½"), half calf and gilt decorated cloth, spine gilt, raised bands, morocco spine label. No. 216 of 500 copies.

Scarce  and excellent facsimile of Bligh's original manuscript log of his famous and fateful voyage aboard the Bounty to bring breadfruit from the Society Islands to the West Indies, when mutineers seized the ship and cast him and his fellow officers adrift in an open boat.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some rubbing, scuffing and fading to binding; interior fine.


 
Item number:
288757
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