THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF PETER WILKINS, a Cornish man. Taken from his own mouth, in his passage to England, from off Cape Horn in America, in the ship Hector. By R. S. a passenger in the Hector. In two volumes.
London: Harrison and Co. No 18, Paternoster-Row, 1783. 189 pages, printed in double columns throughout. Illustrated with six full-page engravings. [First published 1751.] Bound with KIMBER, Edward. THE LIFE AND ADVENURES OF JOE THOMPSON. A narrative founded on fact By Mr. Kimber. In two volumes. London. Harrison and Co. No. 18 Paternoster-Row. 1783. 221 pages, printed in double columns throughout. Illustrated with four full-page engravings. [First published in 1750.] The two works bound as one in a fine binding of full calf gilt by Robson & Kerslake. Bookplate to front pastedown. A fine pair of 18th century printings in excellent state.
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