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.
First edition; Hill I, p. 274.
"Directions to the binder" lists 16 etchings, with note from the author that 16 is correct (cf. title: 18)
"A very interesting narrative including some curious details regarding the mutiny of the Bounty, and the meeting with the last survivor, John Adam."--Hill.
Includes information about Capt. David Porter and the U.S. frigate Essex in the Marquesas.
Includes description of a visit to Chile and Peru, particularly Lima, and the Galápagos Islands.
179 p.,  leaves of plates (2 fold.) :
|Original Classification Number:||G477 .S5 1817|
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