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Lot 3004: William Bligh THE MUTINY ON BOARD H.M.S. BOUNTY c1900 Antique Navigation British Navy History Engraving & ChartsPlatinum House
January 6, 2013
Ithaca, NY, USALive Auction
Title: The Mutiny on Board H.M.S. Bounty
Author: William Bligh - William Bligh was an officer of the British Royal Navy and a colonial administrator. A notorious mutiny occurred during his command of HMAV Bounty in 1789; Bligh and his loyal men made a remarkable voyage to Timor, after being set adrift in the Bounty's launch by the mutineers. Fifteen years after the Bounty mutiny, he was appointed Governor of New South Wales in Australia, with orders to clean up the corrupt rum trade of the New South Wales Corps, resulting in the so-called Rum Rebellion.
Publisher: The Bankside Press
Year: circa 1900
Binding Style: Hardcover
Pagination: 140 page
Width: 5.25" Height: 7.25"
Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in yellow cloth, with stamped black lettering to spine and front cover. Book shows external wear, with soiling to covers. Binding is firm. Interior is clean and without markings. Illustrated with tissue-guarded frontispiece and charts.
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