AN ACCOUNT OF CORSICA, THE JOURNAL OF A TOUR TO THAT ISLAND; AND MEMOIRS OF PASCAL PAOLI...ILLUSTRATED WITH A NEW AND ACCURATE MAP OF CORSICA.

Glasgow: Printed by Robert and Andrew Foulis for Edward and Charles Dilly, 1768. xxiv,382pp. plus folding map. Contemporary calf, neatly rebacked to style, raised bands, gilt label. Bound with the half- title, but without the terminal blank. Typical offsetting from binding to edges of endleaves, map a bit offset to title leaf, five leaves show an old tea (?) spatter toward the margins,with some scattered foxing elsewhere, still a good copy. Item #WRCLIT65296

First edition, first form of the map (as appropriate to the first edition) without scale or marginal divisions, E2 and Z3 cancels, as usual, with the former in the 'Istria' form; D2r is in the uncorrected state. One of 3500 copies printed. POTTLE 24. ROTHSCHILD 442. GASKELL, FOULIS PRESS, 473. ESTC T26157.

Price: $1,450.00