Description: FIRST EDITION, 3 volumes, 4to (296 x 223mm.), list of subscribers, engraved portrait frontispiece, 2 large folding engraved charts on 3 sheets by W. Faden, contemporary tree calf gilt, flat spines gilt including ship ornament,
repairs to binding
Condition Report: Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Literature: Sabin 11150; Lande 106; Staton and Tremaine 586
Provenance: Jonathan Pytts, engraved armorial bookplate
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