A narrative of the Briton's voyage, to Pitcairn's Island / by J. Shillibeer... ; illustrated with eighteen etchings by the author from drawings on the spot.
|Main Author:||Shillibeer, John.|
Taunton : Printed for the author by J.W. Marriott ; 1817.
South America > Description and travel.
Includes description of a visit to Chile and Peru, particularly Lima, and the Galápagos Islands.
Includes information about Capt. David Porter and the U.S. frigate Essex in the Marquesas.
"A very interesting narrative including some curious details regarding the mutiny of the Bounty, and the meeting with the last survivor, John Adam."--Hill.
"Directions to the binder" lists 16 etchings, with note from the author that 16 is correct (cf. title: 18)
First edition; Hill I, p. 274.
179 p.,  leaves of plates (2 fold.) :
|Locate a Print Version:||
Find in a library
- Full view (original from Library of Congress)