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Fragments of voyages and travels : Third series / by Captain Basil Hall., R.N. F.R.S.

Captain Basil Hall 1788-1844.

RA Collection: Book

Record number

14/3137

Author

Captain Basil Hall, 1788-1844.

Edition

Second edition.

Imprint

Edinburgh :: Robert Cadell ;, London :: Whittaker, Treacher, & Co.,, 1834.

Physical Description

3 vols. ; 15 cm.

General Note

Each volume has a different additional steel-engraved vignette title-plate dated 1833.

Responsibility Note

The additional engraved title-plate to vol. I shows a vignette map of India signed 'J. & C. Walker Sculp.'; those to vols. II & III show views of 'Adams Park, Ceylon' and 'Near the Poodecherum Pass' respectively, signed as engraved by 'R. Sears' after drawings by William Daniell R.A. based on sketches by the author.

Provenance

Presented by the author on 15 December 1834.

Binding Note

Publisher's half calf, brown moiré cloth-covered boards, maroon morocco spine labels lettered 'HALL'S / FRAGMENTS / THIRD / SERIES / I. ( - III.)'

Subject

Seafaring life
Voyages and travels

Contributors

William Daniell RA, draughtsman