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Francis, C. R. (Charles Richard), 1821–1901

To India and back by the Cape / by a traveller ; with numerous drawings on wood and stone, by John Corbet Anderson, from sketches by the author and others.

Croydon : Published by John C. Anderson, 1858.
Physical Description:
[4], 28, [2] p., 18 [i.e. 19] leaves of plates : ill., map ; 32 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
G137 .A53 1858+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
By C.R. Francis.
Includes wood-engraved illustrations, and a map, within the text; two of these are signed: W. Earl.
Printed by W.H. Crockford, Blackheath Road, Greenwich.
"Subscriber's copy."--Title page.
"List of subscribers."--[2] p. at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original gilt- and blind-stamped blue cloth.
Subject Terms:
Anderson, John C. -- Publisher.
Atlantic Ocean -- Description and travel.
Crockford, W. H. -- Printer.
Indian Ocean Region -- Description and travel.
Voyages and travels.
Wood engravings -- 1858.
Lithographs -- 1858.
Anderson, John Corbet, 1827-1907, ill.
Earl, W., fl. 1857-1867, engraver.

  • Lithographs: 1. Madeira
  • 2. Teneriffe
  • 3. Crossing the line
  • 4. Off Martin Vas, and Trinidad
  • 5. Trastan da Cunha
  • 5a. Off the Cape, in 40° south, sighting an iceberg
  • 6. The Mauritius
  • 7. Ceylon
  • 8. Madras
  • 9. At the sand-heads
  • 10. Calcutta
  • 11. Bombay
  • 12. After a hurricane, off the Mauritius
  • 13. Off the Cape
  • 14. Table Bay
  • 15. St. Helena
  • 16. Ascension
  • 17. Home
  • 18. (Thirteen figures of sea creatures).

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