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Two books bound as one. No author for the "Challenger", which title continues from above: with an account of the subsequent encampment of the officers and crew, during a period of seven weeks on the south coast of chili. There are two folding plates, and a folding map (one joint repaired), plus one more engraving. The second title (the Alceste) lacks the first plate (Portrait of Captain Maxwell). Four handcolored plates are present.; 5 1/2 x 8 1/2"
Title: 1: Narrative of the Alceste's Voyage to the Yellow Sea, Etc. & 2: A Diary of the Wreck of His Majesty's Ship Challenger, on the Western Coast of South America, in May 1835, Etc.
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: London, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, & Longman: 1836
Binding: Three-Quarter Leather
Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 6728
Keywords: Nautical Adventure Exploration Shipwrecks Sailing Ships Chile China Travel