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Lot 114
 

114

PITCAIRN’S ISLAND: 1- Burrows, Commander M: Pitcairn's Island

PITCAIRN’S ISLAND: 1- Burrows, Commander M: Pitcairn's Island: A Lecture delivered at the Christ Church School-room, St. Pancras, Jan 12, 1853. J Whitaker, 1853, first edition. PP: iv, 66, (i) Appendix. Cont. half leather; rubbed. RARE; 2- BRODIE, Walter: Pitcairn's Island, and the Islanders, in 1850. . Together with Extracts from His Private Journal, and a Few Hints Upon California; Also, the Reports of All the Commanders of H.M. Ships That Have Touched at the Above Island Since 1800. Whittaker & Co. 1851, 2nd. Edn. With one plate and two portraits. Original cloth, rubbed. (2)

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