10th July 2012
"SUTHERLAND, Peter Cormack. Journal of a Voyage in Baffin's Bay and Barrow Straits, in the Years 1850-1851, performed by H.M. Ships ""Lady Franklin"" and ""Sophia"", under the command of Mr. William Penny, in search of the Missing Crews of H.M. Ships Erebus and Terror. London: 1852. 2 vols., 12mo (190 x 113mm.) 2 folding maps, 7 lithographed plates (3 tinted, 1 hand-coloured). (Occasional light browning or spotting.) Contemporary calf gilt, by W. Nutt (extremities slightly scuffed, spines rubbed and darkened). Provenance: George Henry W. Hervey (presentation inscription to preliminary blank: 'George Henry W. Hervey / from his sincere friend / D. Willoughby / on his leaving Eton / Easter 1860'.) Sabin 93963."
Hammer price: £550
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