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London: J. & R. Tonson, 1752. 8vo, contemporary calf, with leather spine label. London: J. &. R. Tonson and S. Draper, 1752. First Edition The book contains 11 tracts, each with a separate title page & date, but only one continuous pagination. The subjects include Thoughts on Tar-water, Proposal for converting the Savage Americans to Christianity by a College to be erected...in Bermuda, Exhortation to the Roman Catholic Clergy of Ireland, Discourse to Magistrates, etc.
Bermuda: Trade Development Board, 1936. 51 illustrations, 8 full page watercolors by Adolph Treidlerin, the black & white plates are photographic illustrations by David Knudsen, Walter Rutherford, Thurman Rotan and F.S. Lincoln. 94 pages, tall slim folio, blue and silver cloth. n.p.: (Bermuda Trade Development Board), 1936. Designed and produced by James Albert Wales and Lorraine Follett. Printed in the U.S.A. by Edward Stern & Company, Inc. Philadelphia. Limited First Edition. Near Fine. 1029 of 2000 numbered copies...
New York: Thomas R. Knox, 1885. Frontispiece and other black and white illustrations. xv, 441pp. 8vo, rebound in new green cloth with black morocco spine label with original front pictorial cover mounted on the front cover. New York: Thomas R. Knox, 1885. First Edition. Fine Author was a member of the New York Yacht Club.
New York: Harrison Smith & Robert Haas, 1932. Frontis. in color, many b/w photo illus. 8vo, white cloth, d.w. heavily torn, bottom of cloth spine lightly soiled. New York: Harrison Smith & Robert Haas, 1932. Throughout the book is a half inch dampstain across the bottom margin. The illustrations are not affected.
1844. PRISONERS IN PARADISE! Exceptional Manuscript Document signed "201CVictoria", folio, 2 pages, Bermuda, Secretary's Office, October 12th 1844, a Warrant appointing Lieutenant Robert John Fayrer to be Assistant to the Superintendant of the Convict Establishment at Bermuda, in small part: "an Act Passed... for the Transportation of Offenders from Great Britain, and for punishing "Offences committed by Transports kept to Labor "in the colonies", it is enacted that it shall be lawful for US, in case it should be deemed.....