A Voyage Round the World, In the Years 1740, 41, 42, 43, 44 / The Life and Travels of Mungo Park
WALTER, Richard; PARK, Mungo
Two items on 18th century exploration. Anson, an aristocratic British admiral, was noted for his circumnavigation of the globe and his role overseeing the Royal Navy during the Seven Years' War. Park was a Scottish explorer of the African continent, credited as being the first Westerner to explore the Niger River.
Publisher: George, Lord Anson; William and Robert Chambers
Date Published: 1838
Place Published: ?; Edinburgh
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: 2 vols. in one: xii, 128; 88 p. One map in second part. Half leather with marbled paper on boards, although most paper missing. Corners bumped. Ink stamps on endpapers.