A Voyage to Madagascar and the East Indies. To Which Is Added, M. Brunel's Memoir on the Chinese Trade
by Abbe Rochon
London: Printed for Edward Jeffery, R. Faulder, T. and J. Egerton et a., 1793. Full leather. Very Good +. M. Robert. A well-preserved copy of this 1793 English language edition of the first European accounting of a voyage made to Madagascar, translated from the French by Joseph Trapp, A.M. Complete with the large, original fold-out map of Madagascar, which was drawn by M. Robert. Bound in a tan leatherette, which shows fading along the spine. New marbled endpapers and pastedowns, new blank free endpapers. The text is bright and clean, with very light foxing at only several spots. 12mo, also includes M. Brunel's historic "memoir on the Chinese trade"
(Inventory #: 13176)
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