Bligh, Commander William ; Koempfer, Engelbert ; Knickerbocker, Diedrich [Washington Irving]
Title Mutiny of the Bounty ; Koempfer's Account of Japan ; The History of New York
Publisher Petter and Galpin, London c.1840
Seller ID 4168
Three historical essays, bound up into a single volume by private publishers Petter and Galpin. Bound in half-black leather, with marbled boards, marbled endpapers, and painted page-edges; raised bands to spine, with gilt and blind-stamped vignettes. 539 - 608, 141 - 261, 495 - 607 pp.; frontipieces (tissue guards present but loose) and title-page illustrations for each section. A generally VG example showing noticeable rubbing to the edges, corners and spine. Internally tight and clean, with some foxing to early and latter pages.