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SPILSBURY, F.B. Surgeon to the Favourite. ACCOUNT OF A VOYAGE TO THE WESTERN COAST OF AFRICA; performed by His Majesty's Sloop Favourite, in the Year 1805. Being a Journal of the Events which happened to that Vessel, from the time of her leaving England till her capture by the French, and the return of the Author in a Cartel. £ 750.00

Bound with DURAND, J.P.L. A VOYAGE TO SENEGAL; or Historical, Philosophical, and Political Memoirs, relative to the Discoveries, Establishments, and Commerce of Europeans in the Atlantic Ocean, from Cape Blanco to the River of Sierre Leone. To which is added an Account of a Journey from Isle St. Louis to Galam. Translated from the French. London. Richard Phillips. 1807; 1806. pp. 43, (i) of index; 181, (iii) of index. Spilsbury contains 9 plates, 3 of which are folded, Durand contains 1 map folded and 7 plates. There is some offsetting from the plates.These are all as called for. 8vo.Half, green calf, marbled boards, spine labels read 'Voyages and Travels' & 'Western Africa'. The first item named is bound after the second. Both items are taken from the series A Collection of Modern and Contemporary Voyages and Travels which was published in 10 volumes between 1805 - 1809. Hogg 179 & 175b.

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