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Creator:
Gardiner, Richard, 1723-1781, author.
Title(s):

An account of the expedition to the West Indies against Martinico : with the reduction of Guadelupe, and other the Leeward Islands : subject to the French king, 1759 / by Captain Gardiner of the King's Royal Musqueteers, late Captain of Marines on board his Majesty's Ship Rippon, employed on this expedition.

Additional Title(s):

Half title: Account of the expedition to the West Indies

Edition:
The third edition.
Published/Created:
Birmingham : Printed by John Baskerville, for G. Steidel, at the Crown and Bible, Maddox-Street, Hanover-Square, London, 1762.
Physical Description:
[6], 91, [1] pages, [4] leaves of plates (2 folded) : i lllustrations, maps ; 31 cm (4to)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
F2151 .G37 1762+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Errata at end.
With a French translation of the same work (usually issued together): Relation de l'expedition aux Indes Occidentales, contre La Martinique. A Birmingham : Imprimé par Jean Baskerville, pour G. Steidel, 1762. Usually issued together.
Straus and Dent. John Baskerville, 61.
Gaskell, P. John Baskerville, 24
English short title catalogue, T18833
Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time, 2628
BEIN Baskerville +1762g copy 1 & 2: Bound with: Gardiner, Richard. Relation de l'expédition aux IndesOccidentales, contre la Martinique, avec la reduction de la Guadelupe, etautres Isles Sous Vent ... 3. ed. 1762. Minor differences from S&D 61 in punctuation and lineation of t.-p. Plates not mounted. Copy 2 only: Bound by Morell.
BEIR Cxy +f759gc: Plates mounted. Fold. plan of Basse Torre inserted at the beginning. Minor differences from S&D 61 in punctuation and lineation of t.-p. No. 1 of 2 titles bound together.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in white quarter paper with blue-grey paper covered boards; rebacked. With half title page. Plan of Basse Torre inserted at the beginning. Has bound with it: Gardiner, Richard. Relation de l'expédition aux Indes Occidentales, contre la Martinique, avec la reduction de la Guadelupe, etautres Isles Sous Vent ... 3. ed. 1762.
Subject Terms:
English West Indian Expedition, 1759 -- Early works to 1800
Great Britain. Royal Navy -- History -- Early works to 1800
Leeward Islands (West Indies) -- History -- Early works to 1800.
Steidel, G. -- Publisher.
West Indies -- History -- 1756-1763 -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Morell -- Binding (BEIN Baskerville +1762g copy 2).
Engravings -- 1762.
Contributors:
Baskerville, John, 1706-1775, printer.
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