ATKINSON, George Clayton. Journal of an Expedition to the Feroe and Westman Islands and Iceland 1833 … Edited and Introduction by A.V. Seaton. [Newcastle-upon-Tyne], Bewick-Beaufort Press, 1989.
4to. Original crushed half-morocco over marbled boards, spine with raised bands, lettered and ruled in gilt, all edges gilt in the original sturdy buckram slip-case; pp. xlv, 187, highly illustrated in colour and black and white; as new.
First edition., number 576 of a limited edition of 875 copies, signed by the editor. Thomas Bewick's biographer and watercolour artist Atkinson had undertaken this arduous journey at the age of 26 and kept a beautifully illustrated travelogue.