including a variety of examples of the officers' water-side practice.
by John Cater [landing-waiter]
London, Effingham Wilson, 1836.slim 8vo, pp250.
good condition hardback in the original gilt lettered leather boards, with later leather spine. some marking throughout, but not severe.
owner's details to front free end-paper, with 1897 notes on the reverse, and further notes on the rear end-paper.
apparently the sole edition, with only one UK library holding identified.
see images for further details of the content.