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426 lots

October 29, 1996

104 East 25th Street

New York, NY, 10010 USA

Phone: 212.254.4710

Fax: 212 979 1017

Email: swann@swanngalleries.com

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Lot 450: Kane, Elisha Kent. Arctic Explorations: The Second Grinnell Expedition in Search of Sir John Franklin, 1853, '54, '55 Profusion of maps and plates. 2 volumes. 464; 467 pages. 8vo, publisher's gilt-pictorial cloth, head of both spines slightly frayed.

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Description: Kane, Elisha Kent. Arctic Explorations: The Second Grinnell Expedition in Search of Sir John Franklin, 1853, '54, '55 Profusion of maps and plates. 2 volumes. 464; 467 pages. 8vo, publisher's gilt-pictorial cloth, head of both spines slightly frayed. Philadelphia, 1856 E100-150 First Edition. "A great part of these volumes is occupied with descriptions of the Esquimaux' Sabin 37001 Hill, page 159

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Lot 451: Kat, Hidde Dirks. Dagboek eener Reize ter Walvisch- en Robben-Vangst gedaan in den Jaren 1777 en 1778 Folding map, portrait vignette on title. [2], viii, 76 pages. 8vo, original stiff wrappers, rebacked; slipcase. Haarlem, 1818 E600-900 "Journal of a

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Description: Kat, Hidde Dirks. Dagboek eener Reize ter Walvisch- en Robben-Vangst gedaan in den Jaren 1777 en 1778 Folding map, portrait vignette on title. [2], viii, 76 pages. 8vo, original stiff wrappers, rebacked; slipcase. Haarlem, 1818 E600-900 "Journal of a voyage to the whalefishery' Sabin 37111; Allen 568

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Lot 452: Keith, George Mouat. A Voyage to South America, and the Cape of Good Hope; in his Majesty's Gun Brig The Protector. 43 pages. 8vo, later wrappers; slipcase. London, 1810 E500-750 First Edition. An important voyage of reconnaissance in the troubled

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Description: Keith, George Mouat. A Voyage to South America, and the Cape of Good Hope; in his Majesty's Gun Brig The Protector. 43 pages. 8vo, later wrappers; slipcase. London, 1810 E500-750 First Edition. An important voyage of reconnaissance in the troubled times between England, the United States, France, and Spain. Keith was impressed by what He saw in South America and was careful to measure the value of its trade. Sabin 37230: Hill, page 161; Borba de Moraes, pages 432-433; Palau 127285

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Lot 453: - Kelly, Ebenezer Beriah. An Autobiography. 100 pages. 12mo, publishers gilt-lettered and blind-stamped cloth; scattered foxing. Norwich, 1856 E200-300 'Experiences of an American sailor impressed into British naval service" - Howes K61 Sabin 37306:

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Description: - Kelly, Ebenezer Beriah. An Autobiography. 100 pages. 12mo, publishers gilt-lettered and blind-stamped cloth; scattered foxing. Norwich, 1856 E200-300 'Experiences of an American sailor impressed into British naval service" - Howes K61 Sabin 37306: Ferguson 11064 with very exhaustive notes on the credibility of the narrative, and favoring Kelly's account totally.

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Lot 454: Kelly, Samuel. [Autobiography.] Edited by Crosbie Garstin. 24 plates. 8vo, cloth. New York, 1925

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Description: Kelly, Samuel. [Autobiography.] Edited by Crosbie Garstin. 24 plates. 8vo, cloth. New York, 1925

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