Batchworth Press, 1952, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Fair, First Edition
pp. xx, 344(last 3 blank); 9 plates, 7 appendices, notes on Banks correspondence, chronology, references, index; original cloth; original owner's name on the front end page, the front and bottom edges slightly foxed, the dust wrapper and the end pages likewise, the dust wrapper has suffered some loss, and has several long tears along the creases. "The present book is based largely upon unpublished manuscripts, sufficient to enable the attempt to be made to trace the story of his life from the point where his journal of his voyage with Captain Cook ends, and he stepped ashore at Gravesend to find himself the centre of interest in London society." Size: 8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Inventory No: 0205459.