DRAWINGS by William Westall, William Westall.

DRAWINGS by William Westall,

landscape artist on board H.M.S. Investigator during the circumnavigation of Australia by Captain Matthew Flinders, R.N. in 1801-1803. Edited by T. M. Perry and Donald H. Simpson. Pp. [viii]+72(last blank), 2 coloured plates plus black & white frontispiece portrait and numerous plates following the text, 1 text illustration, 9 maps (2 folding, including 1 in pocket at end); med. folio; cloth slightly marked, edges of boards lightly faded; upper free endpaper offset, a little light foxing; The Royal Commonwealth Society, London, 1962. *From the collection of Australian writer and publisher Peter Ryan, with his pencilled signature on upper free endpaper. Item #072544

Price: $350.00