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.

London: Printed for Edward and Charles Dilly in the Poultry, 1768. xxii,[2],384pp. plus folding map. Contemporary calf, neatly rebacked and recornered to style in brown morocco, gilt label. Bound with the half-title. Typical offsetting from binding to edges of endleaves, map a bit foxed and offset to A1 and blank recto of B8, slight tear to map at tab, but a very good copy. Small early ink name on free endsheet, and engraved bookplate of Sir George Shiffner on pastedown. Item #WRCLIT65297

Second edition, but first with the London imprint, and with some minor authorial tinkerings with the text. The map is in the proper form for this edition, with the added scale and division of degrees to the border. POTTLE 25. ESTC T26158.

Price: $850.00