A voyage performed by the late Earl of Sandwich round the Mediterranean in the years 1738 and 1739. Written by himself. Embellished with a portrait of his Lordship, and illustrated with several engravings of Antient Buildings and Inscriptions, with a Chart of his Course. To which are prefixed, memoirs of the noble author's life, by John Cooke, M.A. Chaplain to his Lordship, and one of the Chaplains of Greenwich Hospital.
Very rare first edition. Printed for T. Cadell jun. and W. Davies, in the Strand, London, 1799. Small in-4, , frontispiece, xl, 539,  pages, 4 plates, 1 map. Full calf rebacked with leather label and 5 raised bands. Language: English. Relevant subjects: Egypt: Travelers & Egyptologists. Item #: M7227. More