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    [Maps, Travels & Voyages]. George Keate. An Account of the Pelew Islands Situated in the Western Part of the Pacific Ocean. Composed from the Journals and Communications of Captain Henry Wilson, and Some of his Officers, Who, In August 1783, Were There Shipwrecked, in the Antelope, a Packet Belonging to the Honourable East India Company. London: G. Nicol, 1789. Third edition. Illustrated, with engraved plates and fold-out maps. Quarto. Contemporary full-leather, spine lettered in gilt. Front board with front matter detached, but present. Rear board nearly detached. Backstrip mostly detached, with portion laid in. Extremities rubbed, bumped, soiled and edgeworn. Light foxing and offsetting scattered throughout. Good or better.

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    September, 2015
    24th Thursday
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