The Expedition to Borneo of H.M.S. Dido for the Suppression of Piracy : with extracts from the journal of James Brooke, Esq. of Sarawak... with an additional chapter, comprising recent intelligence, by Walter K. Kelly.

By: KEPPEL, Captain the Hon. Henry.

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Third Edition. Two volumes. [I] xiv, 430pp (last blank), frontis & 4 other lithographic plates, 2 folding maps. [II] viii, 316pp (last blank), frontis & 5 other lithographic plates, 2 folding maps, folding table. Original cloth, decorated in blind, spines lettered in gilt; both volumes rebacked with the original spines laid down (and a little faded) and the hinges neatly reinforced with Japanese tissue, extremities a little rubbed. Some spotting early and late and on the folding maps at the rear of each volume, otherwise a good clean set. Contemporary owner's name in each volume. ***James Brooke was then 'Her Majesty's Commissioner and Consul-General to the Sultan and Independent Chiefs of Borneo'.

Title: The Expedition to Borneo of H.M.S. Dido for the Suppression of Piracy : with extracts from the journal of James Brooke, Esq. of Sarawak... with an additional chapter, comprising recent intelligence, by Walter K. Kelly.

Author Name: KEPPEL, Captain the Hon. Henry.

Categories: Maritime and naval,

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1847

Seller ID: 32782

Keywords: asia borneo british empire cat78 east indies maritime pirates sarawak,