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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:
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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. Baskerville, 24
ESTC, T18833
Sabin, 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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