Item #23281 The History Of The Bucaniers of America. Alexandre Olivier Esquemelin.

The History Of The Bucaniers of America

London: J. Walker for J. Johnson & Co., J. Richardson, F. C. & J. Rivington, et. al. 1810. leather_bound. [2], [iii]-xxiii, [i], [3], 4-660 pages. 12.4 x 7.5 cm. Two plates, engraved title and frontispiece. Early 19th century printing of the English translation of the 1678 Dutch text, including Exquemelin’s narrative, Ringrose’s compilation of voyages, Ravenau de Lussan, and Montauban’s voyage. Page number 626 is "26." A reprint of the 1741 London edition. SABIN 23491. Elegant binding, cover gilt border panels,entire backstrip decorated in gilt arabesques with spine label lettered in gilt. Period full diced calf neatly rebacked. Fine. Item #23281

Price: $1,240.00