Journal of a Voyage, in 1811 and 1812, to Madras and China : returning by the Cape of Good Hope and St. Helena : in the H.C.S. the Hope, Capt. James Pendergrass / by James Wathen ; illustrated with twenty-four coloured prints, from drawings by the author.


Date: 1814



The views include India, Malaysia, Macao, Canton and St Helena.

Spine title, on publisher's printed label: Wathen's Voyage to Madras, China, &c. Price £3, 3s. boards.

New Custom House -- Fort St. George -- Great Pagoda -- 1st view from the Great Pagoda -- 2nd view looking N. from the Pagoda -- Fort and scenery near Chingleput -- Bramin's tomb -- George Town -- Dr. Mackinnon's residence -- View, looking over George Town, to the Queeda coast -- Mr. Amee's house and mill -- Mallacca, with the Hope at anchor in the roads -- Ancient gateway, leading to the water, at Malacca -- Franciscan monastery at Macoa -- Church of St. Lazarus near Macoa -- Camoen's Cave -- Macoa, with the Church of St Antonio, from Camoen's Garden -- Anson's Bay -- View looking up the Tigris -- China Street -- Banqueting room at a Mandarin's house --View of the Bocca Tigris -- Coll. Doveton's house -- James Town, St. Helena.

First edition, 4to (278 x 220mm.), 24 hand-colored aquatint plates by J. Clark (fl. 1789-1830); after James Wathen.

xx, 246 p., [24] leaves of plates : ill. ; 29 cm.


Abbey, Travel 517; Lust 386; Mendelssohn (1979) IV, p.730; not in Lowendahl

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Publisher: London : Printed for J. Nichols, Son, and Bentley [etc.]





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Date Added: 2019-07-24

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