The Traveller; Or, Meditations on Various Subjects, Written on Board a Man of War: To which Is Prefixed, the Life of the Author

Lexington, KY: Printed and Published by Thomas T. Skillman, 1825. First edition thus (first American edition issued New York, 1811; first published Edinburgh, 1805). 12mo. (8), [13]-336 pp. Religious conversion and convictions of an 18th-century British naval surgeon. OCLC locates seven copies (Chicago, Centre College, Eastern Kentucky, Transylvania, Kentucky, Duke, Memphis). Contemporary flame calf, leather label and gilt rules on spine; joints worn, some foxing, but an attractive copy. Item #50228

Price: $300.00