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CHURCHILL  (Awnsham and John)
CHURCHILL (Awnsham and John) A Collection of Voyages and Travels, Some now First Printed from Original Manuscripts.  Others translated out of foreign languages, and now first publish´d in English, but do now for their Excellency and Scarceness deserve to be Reprinted. Printed by H.C. for Awnsham and John Churchill at the Black Swan in Pater-noster-Row, 1704
FIRST EDITION, 150 engravings on copper and wood, including 2 engraved titles, 3 engraved portraits, 14 maps, 4 vols, folio, full modern 18th century style panelled calf, with red labels, bookplate of St. George's Chapel Royal at Windsor Castle pasted on the verso of the titles, some occasional spotting, and very light staining, a few small marginal tears,
Volume 1 Royal Licence, i-c, 813 + 10 pp 3 text plates, 4 text maps 2 full paged plates, 7 text woodcuts. Volume 2 port. eng title. iv + 838 + 12 pp. 31 text plates, 3 text maps, 18 full paged plates, 10 text woodut plates, 1 folding map. Pages 157-180 lacking or misnumbered. Volume 3 port. eng. title, xii +901 + 17 pp. 46 text plates, 3 text and one full page maps, 6 full paged plates, 1 text portrait. Volume 4 viii + 848 + x pp. 6 text plates, 6 plates, 2 full paged maps.

Stock ref: 12813