Lot 515: Author: Teonge, Henry; Title: The Diary of Henry Teonge, Chaplain on Board His Majesty's Ships Assistance, Bristol, and Royal Oak, Anno 1675 to 1679; Place Published: London; Publisher: Charles Knight; Date Published: 1825; Description: xviii, 327 pp. Additional illustrated title page, folding facsimile plate. (8vo) 21.5x13.5cm (8½x5 ¼") period morocco-backed cloth, spine lettered in gilt. First Edition.Published from the original manuscript with biographical and historical notes. Teonge served as chaplain on the ships Assistance, Bristol and Royal Oak, completing three voyages to the Mediterranean. Condition: Joints rubbed, front hinge cracked, bookplate; a few ink notes within; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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