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BLIGH, Lieutenant William. A Narrative of the Mutiny on Board His Majesty's Ship Bounty;
London : 1790First edition of Bligh's personal account of "one of the most remarkable incidents in the whole of maritime history", published two years before his full official version of the voyage and the mutiny in an effort to influence opinion in his favour, absolving him "from any blame that might be levelled against him because of the incident" (Hill). The... Learn More£8,750.00
Stock Code: 90805
WOODARD, David. The Narrative of Captain David Woodard and Four Seamen,
London : 1804First edition, very pretty copy of this interesting shipwreck narrative, involving captivity and escape, a description of Celebes and a brief vocabulary of the Malay language.
"In January of 1793, Woodard sailed in the American ship Enterprise form Batavia, bound for Manila. Sent off in a boat with five others to purchase provisions from another... Learn More£950.00
Stock Code: 67655