Description

    George Anson Byron. Voyage of H.M.S. Blonde to the Sandwich Islands, in the Years 1824-1825.... London, 1826.

    More Information:

    George Anson Byron. [Maria Graham, editor]. Voyage of H.M.S. Blonde to the Sandwich Islands, in the Years 1824-1825. Captain the Right Hon. Lord Byron, Commander. London: John Murray, 1826.

    First edition. Quarto. Fold out frontispiece "View of the great Volcano of Peli", folding chart, and thirteen engraved plates. Armorial bookplate of Edward Simeon on front pastedown. Boards detached. Captain Byron was the cousin of the poet Lord Byron. Good.

    x, [1 binder's directions], 260 pages. Half calf over marbled paper covered boards, gilt rules. Both boards detached, rubbed and scuffed, leather backstrip missing with few gilt remnants; small holograph pencil bookseller's marks on endpapers, fold separation with old paper repair on verso of fold out frontispiece, title page coming loose, foxing and browning spots (heavy at times), few small tears, occasional soiling and smudges. Modern removable protective tips added. Otherwise in good condition.

    [Hill, 231].



    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    4th-5th Wednesday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 255

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 March 17 Texana Grand Format Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage has gone above and beyond my expectations in handling all of my transactions in a thoroughly professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone worldwide for the exemplary auction and valuation services they provide.
    Richard H.,
    Corsicana, TX
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $851,081