Narratives of Shipwrecks. Loss of Lady Hobart Packet; of the Hon. East India Company’s Ship Cabalva; and of the Centaur and Litchfield Men-of-War


123 pages, 4 separate title pages: A Narrative of the Loss of His Majesty’s Packet Lady Hobart on an Island of Ice, June 28, 1803; A Narrative of the Loss of the Honourable East India Company’s Ship Cabalva, which was Wrecked on the Morning of July 7, 1818 upon the Cargados Garragos Reef in the Indian Ocean; A Narrative of the Loss of the Centaur Man-of War 1782; A Narrative of the Loss of the Litchfield Man-of War on the Coast of Africa November 29, 1758, also includes two photocopies of newspaper articles from shipwreck of Lady Hobart

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Author(s) Fellowes, William Dorset; Francken, C.W.; Captain Inglefield; Lieutenant Sutherland
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Printed for C. & J. Rivington for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge
Published Date 1824
Signature Information N/A
Size 12mo, 18 cm x 11 cm
Book Condition Spine missing small section from top, corners lightly rubbed, front joint split but held, front hinge cracked after endpapers, Parochial Lending Library plate to front pastedown, and owner's bookplate to front free endpaper, slight cockling to pages, occasional marking to pages, very good condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Full tree calf, blindstamped publisher's stamp to front, red morocco title label with gilt lettering to spine