Sketches, Civil and Military, of the Island of Java and its immediate dependencies:
Comprising interesting details of Batavia, and authentic Particulars of the Celebrated Poison-Tree. London 1811
First edition. pp.xix, , -406, , -8 (publishers adverts), folding map and folding plan. Original boards, paper label. Spine repaired.
The first of many books published as a result of the British conquest of Java. The first three sections of this book comprise selections from Wilcocke's English translation of Stavorinus' 'Voyages to the East Indies', the fourth, an English translation of sections of Tombe's 'Voyages aux Indes Orientales'. With a map of Java and plan of Batavia.