Lot 392: Author: Carnes, J. A.; Title: Journal of a Voyage from Boston to the West Coast of Africa; Place Published: Boston; Publisher: John P. Jewett & Co.; Date Published: 1852; Description: 479 pp. (8vo) original cloth stamped in blind on covers, gilt-lettered on spine. First Edition.Travel writing from the 19th century that includes experiences at sea and with natives, often focusing on trade. Condition: Spine sunned, light wear and staining of cloth; some foxing throughout, previous owner's label pasted to front pastedown; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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