Publisher: New York: A. S. Barnes, 1851.
Edition: Second edition, revised; the first was published in 1835.
Bibliographical References: Cf. Smith, American Travellers Abroad, C101.
Condition: Scattered light foxing; fine copy.
Book ID: 24880
Description8vo, modern maroon half morocco, maroon cloth boards, gilt decorations and lettering, t.e.g. Frontis and one plate. Half-title present.
CommentsA reissue of Colton's account of his first cruise to the Mediterranean as a naval officer. He later became famous for his Deck and Port, an account of his travels to California and the Pacific in 1850. Bookplate on the front paste-down of Vallejo-Gantner, a descendant of Mariano Gaudalupe Vallego.