Lot 277

Thompson (T. D. C., Midshipman)

Log of H. M. S. Duke of Wellington, manuscript, hand coloured title page, heightened with gilt, Portsmouth, 1871; [bound with] Thompson (Thomas C. L., Midshipman) Log of H.M.S. Topaze, from Devonport to Rio de Janeiro, via Gibraltar, Lisbon, Lagos, Vigo, and Madeira, manuscript, watercolour illustration of ship on title, 6 watercolour views and 3 hand drawn maps pasted in, text illustrations of anchors, 1871-72; [and]  Thompson ( Thomas C. W.) Journal of H. M. S. Topaze, from Rio de Janeiro to England via the Cape of Good Hope and Mauritius, manuscript, hand coloured title page, text illustrations, 1872, slight offsetting, occasional light browning, original boards, re-backed, rubbed and worn, 4to.

Estimate: £1,500-£2,000