Cox was an officer in the army who was sent to Rangoon following a request from the Governor General to the East India Company in 1796. The British wanted to close all ports to French vessels.
First edition, 8vo, viii, 431pp., hand-coloured folding frontispiece, 4 hand-coloured plates, uncut, modern half calf gilt, a fine copy.
Abbey Travel402; Cordier IndoSinica 447-449.
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