Item #1269 A Voyage to the South Seas Undertaken by Command of His Majesty for the Purpose of Conveying the Bread-Fruit Tree to the West Indies. Lieutenant William BLIGH.
A Voyage to the South Seas Undertaken by Command of His Majesty for the Purpose of Conveying the Bread-Fruit Tree to the West Indies
A Voyage to the South Seas Undertaken by Command of His Majesty for the Purpose of Conveying the Bread-Fruit Tree to the West Indies

A Voyage to the South Seas Undertaken by Command of His Majesty for the Purpose of Conveying the Bread-Fruit Tree to the West Indies

Adelaide, SA: The Limited Editions Club, 1975. Geoffrey C. Ingleton Geoffrey Ingleton. Limited Edition. Hardcover. 4to. Pp. xix, 150. Introduction by Alan Villiers. Color frontis. Illustrated with four full-page watercolors and text drawings by Geoffrey C. Ingleton. Folio. Decorated endpapers. Beige pictorial cloth with leather spine label. Slipcase. A large, handsome format printed by the Griffin Press. Number 934 of 2,000 copies. Signed by artist and book designer. Book and slipcase Fine. Fine / Slipcase Fine. Item #1269

Often lost in casual thought of the mutiny of the Bounty is the subsequent harrowing open-boat voyage that Bligh and his remaining crew suffered through: an astonishing 50 days with very little water and food, one of the most fantastic feats in nautical history. Eighteen men in a 23-foot launch? Yep. Bookseller inventory J080915P.

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