BLIGH'S NARRATIVE OF THE MUTINY ON BOARD H.M. SHIP BOUNTY, William Bligh.
BLIGH'S NARRATIVE OF THE MUTINY ON BOARD H.M. SHIP BOUNTY,
BLIGH'S NARRATIVE OF THE MUTINY ON BOARD H.M. SHIP BOUNTY,

BLIGH'S NARRATIVE OF THE MUTINY ON BOARD H.M. SHIP BOUNTY,

and the Subsequent Voyage of Part of the crew in the Ship's Boat from Tofoa, one of the Friendly Islands, to Timor, a Dutch Settlement in the East Indies. Written by William Bligh. Illustrated with Charts. [with] MINUTES OF THE COURT-MARTIAL held at Portsmouth August 12, 1792, on Ten Persons charged with Mutiny of Board His Majesty's Ship Bounty with an APPENDIX containing a full account of the real Causes and Circumstances of that unhappy transaction, the most material of which have hitherto been withheld from the public. [by Edward Christian]; [plus] BLIGH'S ANSWER TO CERTAIN ASSERTIONS contained in The Appendix to a Pamphlet entitled Minutes of the Proceedings on the Court-Martial held at Portsmouth, August 12, 1792...., by Captain William Bligh; [and] EDWARD CHRISTIAN'S SHORT REPLY to Captain William Bligh's Answer. Pp. [iv]+iv+88+[iv]+80)+[ii]+32+12, folding plan of the Bounty's launch, plus 3 charts (2 folding, all in the first work); demy 4to; full navy morocco, spine lettered and decorated in gilt; t.e.g.; within the original clear 'Plastalon' cover, which is creased and torn at edges, with the publisher's printed sheet (slightly foxed) extolling the virtues of the product ('a new protective cover which, while revealing the beauty of the binding, gives the volume greater protection than a jacket') and explaining how to remove it if required; Georgian House, for The Australiana Society, Melbourne, 1952. Edition limited to 1,000 numbered copies. *Facsimile in one volume of four items relating to the Bounty mutiny, originally published in 1790, 1794 and 1795. Item #151962

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