A narrative of the recovery of H.M.S. Gorgon, (Charles Hotham, Esq., Captain) stranded in the bay of Monte Video, May 10th, 1844. ASTLEY COOPER KEY.
A narrative of the recovery of H.M.S. Gorgon, (Charles Hotham, Esq., Captain) stranded in the bay of Monte Video, May 10th, 1844.

A narrative of the recovery of H.M.S. Gorgon, (Charles Hotham, Esq., Captain) stranded in the bay of Monte Video, May 10th, 1844.

London: Smith, Elder and Co., 1847. First edition, 8vo, viii-[ix] & 113pp. plus 32pp. publisher's catalogue, folding lithographic frontispiece, 15 plates (4 folding), & 2 folding maps; good only in original green cloth with overall scuffing, wear, and staining, the binding loose, with about half of the signatures extended, previous owner's stamp on title page partially obscures the 1844 date. Sabin 37665; Huntress 352C. Item #9893

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