BRITISH HISTORICAL LITERATURE / TRAVEL VOLUME, "The Travels of Mr. Drake Morris, Merchant of London, Containing His Sufferings and Distresses in Several Voyages at Sea, Written by Himself", 1755, printed for the author by R. Baldwin, London, presumed first edition, written under the pseudonym Drake Morris, leather boards and ribbed spine having red label with gilt lettering.
Good to very good overall, expected minor to moderate wear to boards/spine, corners bumped and having some losses, interior very legible, with expected toning and some minor scattered stains or foxing.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.