JERVIS-WHITE JERVIS, Henry

History of the Island of Corfu, and of the Republic of the Ionian Islands.

£750

History of the Island of Corfu, and of the Republic of the Ionian Islands.

London, Colburn, 1852

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Description

Includes an eye-witness account of the siege of Corfu in 1716 taken from private family papers of member of the Bulgari family, who kept a daily journal of events. Jervis served with the Royal Artillery in Corfu.

Description

First edition. 8vo, xiv, 323 pp., wood-engraved frontispiece by John Bull after Lieut. Anketell, 3 wood-engraved plans, folding table, original red blindstamped cloth gilt, an excellent example.

Bibliography

Blackmer 874; Legrand and Pernot 1716.

 

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