A Voyage in the Indian Ocean and to Bengal, Undertaken in the Year 1790.
Brattleborough, VT: William Fessenden, 1814. 12mo. 311 pp. "Containing 'An Account of the Sechelles-Islands and Trincomale'; 'The Character and Arts of the People of India'; 'With Some Remarkable Religious Rites of The Inhabitants of Bengal'. To which is added 'A Voyage in the Red Sea'; including 'A Description of Mocha'; and of the Trade of the Arabs of Yemen, with some Particulars of their Manners, Customs, &c." Heavy wear to covers including rubbing, stains, and scratching. Spine faded. Bowed. Stains, foxing, soiling and pencil writing from former owner on endpapers. Hinges beginning to split lightly. Text block wrinkled, yellowed and soiled. Small tears to edges of some pages. Light soiling, foxing and offsetting to pages. Binding tight. Good Leather (Item ID: 116700)