A Perspective View of Cocos and Traitor's Islands discovered in the Voyages to the South Seas.
Etching and engraving, 190 x 290mm. 7½ x 11½". Two pin holes to image. Repaired hole to title area.
A European ship's crew is attacked by inhabitants of Tafahi and Niuatoputapu, two islands of the kingdom of Tonga. Plate to Charles Theodore Middleton's 'A new and complete system of Geography ... Embellished ... with ... copper plates, etc.', London 1777-78.
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