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A voyage round the world, in the years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV. By George Anson, esq; now Lord Anson, commander in chief of a squadron of His Majesty's ships, sent upon an expedition to the South-seas. Compiled from his papers and materials, by Richard Walter ... Illustrated with forty-two copperplates.

A voyage round the world, in the years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV. By George Anson, esq; now Lord Anson, commander in chief of a squadron of His Majesty's ships, sent upon an expedition to the South-seas. Compiled from his papers and materials, by Richard Walter ... Illustrated with forty-two copperplates.

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Creator: Walter, Richard, 1716?-1785
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Date: 1767.
Publisher: T. Osborne [etc.],
Edition: The 12th ed.
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"Lord Anson ... appears to have entrusted to Robins for revision the account of the voyage which had been compiled from the journals by ... Richard Walter. There has been considerable dispute as to whether Robins or Walter wrote the book ... It seems probable that Robins revised and edited the work."--Dict. nat. biog., v. 48, p. 435.
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10 p. l., 417, [2] p. ; front. (map) XLII pl. (incl. maps, plans) ; 29 cm.
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Object ID: 15307379
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