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1 Eduardo Charton Los Viajeros Modernos o Relaciones de los Viajes más Interesantes e Instructivos que se Hicieron en los Siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII con Biografias Notas e Indicaciones Iconograficas....
Paris Correo de Ultramar 1861 Enlarged quarter morocco Very Good Illustrated by 240 illustrations & maps 
Quarter morocco, blind & gilt embossed boards, aeg. Light foxing thoughout; slight moisture marks to edges; nonetheless a handsome nicely hinged copy (se image). ; royal octavo; vi, 480,[1] pages; xll Aspire Nov 2013 
Price: 350.00 USD
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2 George Keate & J.P. Hockin An Account of the Pelew Islands, situated in the Western Part of the Pacific Ocean; Composed from the Journals and Communications of Captain Henry Wilson, and Some of his officers, Who, In August 1783, Were There Shipwrecked, in the Antelope To Which Is Added a Supplement, Compiled from the Journals of the Panther and Endeavour, Two Vessels Sent by the Honourable East India Company to Those Islands in 1790.
London Captain Henry Wilson 1803, 1803 5th Edition (Large paper edition) Half Buckram Very Good 
includes the first publication of the important supplement by J.P. Hockin with two additional plates; together 21 plates including frontispiece, large (13x22 inch) folding map, and 19 quarto plates. Lacks the elusive plate entitled "Views of the Land," having been stricken by binder. Newly bound in a half morocco with weakened hinges. Striking engraved quarto plates. Occasional foxing. ; 9 1/2 " X 12 "; xvii [1]; 244; 72 pages; modern half-blue buckram over marbled boards; William Taylor's copy dated 1813 
Price: 1200.00 USD
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A Concise Account of a Voyage Made By Thomas Lord of New York a Passenger in the Ship Minerva, in the Winter of 1818 Written By Himself in 1870 from Recollection Soley, Lord, Thomas.
3 Lord, Thomas. A Concise Account of a Voyage Made By Thomas Lord of New York a Passenger in the Ship Minerva, in the Winter of 1818 Written By Himself in 1870 from Recollection Soley
New York Private Printing 1871 First Edition Brown Cloth Beveled Boards Very Good 
lacks frontispiece ; 8vo; 11 pages 
Price: 235.00 USD
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4 Miller Christy The Silver Map of the World. A Contemporary Medallion Commemorative of Drake's Great Voyage (1577-80). A Geographical Essay. Including some Critical Remarks on the Zeno Narrative and Chart of 1558.
London Henry Stevens 1900 First Hardcover Very Good 
A nice clean uncut copy without use. Deckled edges; gilt lettering to spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xii, 67, [16 ]adv, pages 
Price: 250.00 USD
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5 Rene Caillie Travels through Central Africa to Timbuctoo and Across the Great Desert, to Morocco. Two Volume set in full morocco.
London Henry Colburn & Richard Bentley 1830 First Hardcover Very Good 
Full re-backed morocco. Two folding maps & five plates, one of which is folding. Author's name rendered as "Caille' on spine. ; 8vo 
Price: 1750.00 USD
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6 Ulloa Conversaciones de Ulloa con sus tres Hijos en Servicio de la Marina instructivas y curiosas, sobre las Navegaciones, y modo de Hacerlas, el Pilotage, y la Maniobra: Noticia de Vientos, Mares, Corrientes, Paxaros, Pescados y Anfibios y de los fenómenos que se observan en los mares en las redondez del Globo.
Madrid Imprenta de Sancha 1795 vellum Very Good 
Original full vellum with inked title. Profesional repair to foredge. Sabin 97684 ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 263 pages 
Price: 2600.00 USD
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