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John M'Leod, 1817,
|Islanders of Sir James Hall's Group||Corean Chief and Attendants|
After Page 39
After Page 40
|Lewchewan Chief and Attendants||Garden of the Temple at Lew Chew|
After Page 62
After Page 67
Collation. Full Title: Narrative of a Voyage, in His Majesty's Late Ship Alceste, to the Yellow Sea, Along the Coast of Corea and Through its Numerous Hitherto Undiscovered Islands, to the Island of Lewchew; with an Account of Her Shipwreck in the Straits of Gaspar, London, John Murray (printed by W. Clowes), 1817. Frontispiece (b/w lithograph), Title Page, Dedication to James Wood, Esq, Advertisement (actually a Preface), Directions for Placing the Plates (lists frontispiece and 4 plates), text of Narrative (numbered pages 1-274), Appendix I. The Court Martial regarding the sinking of the Alceste (pages 275-6), Appendix II. Chronological List of Kings of Lewchew (pages 277-8), Appendix III. Names and Situation of the Lewchew Islands (page 279), Appendix IV. Lewchewan Words and Numerals. (pages 280-4), Appendix V. "The Farewell" - a poem by the Clerk of the Lyra (Pages 285-288), insert 1/8 page Eratta, Advertisements (4 pages). The book contains 5 illustrations. The Frontispiece and 4 full page lithographic plates that are hand colored.
Chapters. This first edition of the book is not sub-divided into chapters. Subsequent editions do have chapters with summary headings.
Listing of Illustrations (Lithographs).
The lithographs are not protected by tissue guards and light text foxing is the norm.