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1. A Voyage Round the World , in the Years 1740 - 4
by LORD ANSON & MASEFIELD , JOHN ( intro )  
Price: USD 8.00
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Hard to Find Books Internet NZ Ltd.
Description: Super octavo hardcover (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs Heron Books/J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd (ND) [, NZ] 

2. A Voyage Round The World in the Years 1740 - 4
by ANSON , Lord 
Price: USD 11.00
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Hard to Find Books Internet NZ Ltd.
Description: hardcover (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs j m dent & sons [, NZ] 

3. A VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD . In the Years MDCCXL , I , II , III , IV . Edited and with an Introduction by Glyndwr Williams .
by ANSON , , George .  
Price: USD 15.69
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Grant's Bookshop
Description: xxv+402pp. 8vo. Original cloth in dustwrapper, a few small marks and edgewear. Black and white plates. Folding map at rear. Name in ink to ffe. Some scattered foxing. London, Oxford University Press, 1974. [, AU] 

4. A Voyage Round the World in the Years 1740 / 4 Everyman ' s Library No . 510
by Lord Anson Introduction by John Masefield 
Price: USD 18.26
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Graham Toms Fine and Rare Books
Description: Book Embossed Green Buckram, Gilt Very Good 384 pages list of 973 volumes at rear J.M.Dent New York 0 [, AU] 

5. Anson ' s Voyage Round the World .
by ANSON George . ( By Richard Walter ) .  
Price: USD 89.15
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Berkelouw Books
Description: London: Martin Hopkinson 1928. Roy. 8vo. Orig. cloth. Spine gilt. (lxiv 402pp.). With portrait full-page b/w plates and fold. maps. Limited edition. Some light foxing to prelims and edges otherwise very good. 1928 [, AU] 

6. A Voyage Round the World , in the Years 1740 , 41 , 42 , 43 , 44 / Incidents of Travel in Greece , Turkey , Russia and Poland By J . L . Stephens / Incidents of Travel in Egypt , Arabia Petraea , and the Holy Land By J . L . Stephens
by ANSON , George et al 
Price: USD 110.71
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Anah Dunsheath Antiquarian Booksellers
Description: pp vii, 128, vi, 138, iv, 132, xvi, 116. Also includes 'Narrative of a Residence in South Africa' by Thomas Pringle (Edward Moxom, London, 1840). Undated. Spine title reads 'Smith's Standard Library 10'. Half calf binding with embossed boards. Very Good Half Calf 8vo Smith [, NZ] 

7. A Voyage Round The World In The Years MDCCXL , I , II , III , IV . . . Commander In Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty ' s Ships Sent Upon An Expedition To The South - Seas . Compiled From His Papers and Materials By Richard Walter
by ANSON , George 
Price: USD 266.77
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Anah Dunsheath Antiquarian Booksellers
Description: Pp. 20, 416. Full original calf, joints showing wear. Complete without maps as noted in the preliminaries. Anson's task was to intercept Spanish ships and their cargo from the New World, he travelled in detail to Patagonia, Chile, the Philippines, around the Cape of Good Hope, thus contains interesting folding maps of the Philippines, South America, a world map showing the western half of New Holland and plates of ships with the profiles of coastlines in the background etc. Good working copy of the text of this interesting pre-Cook work. Fair Hardcover 8vo 9th Edition 1757 London [, NZ] 

8. A voyage round the world , in the years 1740, 41, 42, 43, 44: by George Anson, Commander-in-Chief of a squadron of HM Ships, sent upon an expedition to the south seas, compiled from papers and other materials . published by Richard Walter, Chaplain of HiM ship 'The Centurion,' in that expedition. To which is prefixed, a memoir of Lord Anson / A narrative of voyages and commercial enterprises by Richard J. Cleveland. (1842) / Incidents of travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia, and Poland by J.L. Stephens (1838?) / Switzerland, the south of France, and the Pyrenees by H.D. Inglis, (1840, 4th ed) / Solitary walks through many lands (Hungary, England, Italy, Norway . etc) by H.D. Inglis (1843, 3rd ed.). 5 separate works bound in 1 volume
by George Anson; Richard Walter; Richard J Cleveland. J L Stephens; H D Inglis 
Price: USD 288.18
Dealer: AbebooksUK, Gwyn Tudur Davies
Description: [publisher: Edward Moxon, Dover Street / Whittaker and Co., Ave Maria Lane, London] Hardcover 5 separate titles on various voyages and journeys bound together. All these edition published during the 1830s-1840s. Half leather binding with marbled paper covered boards that is worn and rubbed (please see ills). Previous owner's name on front paste-down and handwritten shelf location no. and black label with bib. details on spine. Nevertheless internally the text is clean unmarked and in good condition. m1232 [Aberystwyth, United Kingdom]  

9. A Voyage Round the World in the Years MDCCXL , I , II , III , IV By George Anson
by ANSON , George , Richard Walter 
Price: USD 733.61
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Anah Dunsheath Antiquarian Booksellers
Description: pp 536. Includes 3 fine folding maps (Track of the Centurion round the world showing half of New Holland and Isle of Solomon only, 'South America' and 'Chart of Pacific Ocean'). Modern half calf binding with marbled boards. Gilt decoration and raised bands to spine. Anson's task was to intercept Spanish ships and their cargo from the New World, he travelled in detail to Patagonia, Chile, the Philippines, around the Cape of Good Hope, thus contains interesting folding maps of the Philippines, South America, a world map showing the western half of New Holland and plates of ships with the profiles of coastlines in the background etc. Internals very good. Rare Very Good Half Calf 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall explorers' Voyages Section T. Osborne et al 8th Edition 1756 London [, NZ] 

10. A Voyage Round The World In The Years MDCCXL , I , II , III , IV . . . Commander In Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty ' s Ships Sent Upon An Expedition To The South - Seas . Compiled From His Papers and Materials By Richard Walter
by ANSON , George 
Price: USD 800.30
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Anah Dunsheath Antiquarian Booksellers
Description: 3rd edition. Pp. xii, 536. Title page damaged at foot. 3 folding maps, ('Track of the Centurion round the world showing half of New Holland' (water-damaged & repaired), South America' and 'Chart of Pacific Ocean'). Original full calf, neatly re-cased with original spine laid down. Anson's task was to intercept Spanish ships and their cargo from the New World, he travelled in detail to Patagonia, Chile, the Philippines, around the Cape of Good Hope, thus contains interesting folding maps of the Philippines, South America, a world map showing the western half of New Holland and plates of ships with the profiles of coastlines in the background etc. Very Good Hardcover 8vo Knapton Third Edition 1748 London [, NZ] 

11. A Voyage Round the World In the Years MDCCXL I II III IV by George Anson Esq; Afterwards Lord Anson Commander in Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty ' s Ships sent upon an Expedition to the South - Seas . Compiled . . . by R . Walter . . . .
by ANSON George .  
Price: USD 1961.30
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Berkelouw Books
Description: London: Printed for W. Bowyer and J. Nichols a.o. 1776. 4to. Orig. full tree calf with gilt tooled borders on both front & rear covers. Spine skilfully rebacked and with the orig. gilt spine strip remounted. (xx 418pp.). Complete with 42 folding copper-engraved plates maps plans and charts (incl. several over 35 inches wide). Bookplate on front endpaper. Some negligible foxing otherwise an exceptionally good copy. NOTE: "This compilation has long occupied a distinguished position as a masterpiece of descriptive travel" (Hill Collection I 318). This famous and unfortunate expedition consisting at the start of eight ships was sent under the command of George Anson at the beginning of the war with Spain to harass the Spaniards on the western coast of South America. Seven ships were lost around Cape Horn and on the coast of Chile and out of 900 men 600 perished. The primary object of the expedition was not attained but by the capture of the Manila Galleon near China Anson and the surviving members of his crew reached England much the richer. This account by Chaplain Walter is the official one. 1776 [, AU] 

12. A Voyage Round the World in the Years MDCCXL I II III IV . By George Anson Esq; Commander in Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty ' s Ships sent upon an Expedition to the South - Seas . Compiled . . . by Richard Walter . . .
by ANSON George .  
Price: USD 3922.60
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Berkelouw Books
Description: London: Printed for the Author by John and Paul Knapton 1748. Thick 4to. Orig. full calf (rebacked). Spine extra gilt and with raised bands. (vi 12 4 xii 418pp.). With folding engrv. chart showing the track of the Centurion round the World 42 folding engraved maps and charts plus the 2pp. single leaf 'Directions to the Bookbinder' for placing the plates. Includes List of Subscribers. Some occasional foxing/soiling along fore-edge but overall an excellent complete copy of the rare First Edition with pp. 319 misnumbered. Armorial bookplate inside front cover. NOTE: This is the official account of Anson's Voyage of 1740-44 holding a unique but terrible place in British maritime history. Despite its success in terms of ships plundered and treasure captured (some 1748 [, AU] 

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