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Marine Art, Books, Oriental Export

July 29, 2005

Lot #50
Temp #08946
DepartmentLog Books
Sold For $300.00   (hammer price)
 $345.00   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated July 29, 2005

Description

(FACSIMILE - LOG) Bligh, William, The Log of H.M.S. "Bounty" 1787-1789. Genesis Publications Ltd., Australia, 1975. Hardcover 650 pp approx., 35 x 24cm, Illus. Full gilt and decorated blue morocco binding by Zaehndorf with gold-blocked illustration of H.M.S. "Bounty" on upper board, gilt lettering, raised bands on spine. This is a superb binding. Boxed. Lim. ed of 500 copies, facsimile from the original hand-written document. Copy #161 of 500 and signed by Lord Mountbatten of Burma.

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