Day 1 Lot 431

Japan - Narrative Of My Captivity In Japan...

Auction Date: 2/07/2020 at 10am



Japan - Narrative Of My Captivity In Japan During The Years 1811, 1812 & 1813 Books With Observations On The Country And The People by Captain Golownin of the Russian Navy. 1818. First Edition. In two volumes 302 and 348 pages. Extensively detailing the 3 years of captivity of himself, some of his officers and crew in Japan. Giving at interesting account of life in that very closed country at that time & their later kindly treatment there. In original cloth board binding, each size 5¾” × 9”.

Hammer Price: £260.00