A VOYAGE TO TERRA AUSTRALIS;. Matthew Flinders.
A VOYAGE TO TERRA AUSTRALIS;
A VOYAGE TO TERRA AUSTRALIS;
A VOYAGE TO TERRA AUSTRALIS;

A VOYAGE TO TERRA AUSTRALIS;

undertaken for the purpose of completing the discovery of that vast country, and prosecuted in the years 1801, 1802, and 1803, in His Majesty's ship The Investigator, and subsequently in the armed vessel Porpoise and Cumberland Schooner. With an account of the shipwreck of the Porpoise, arrival of the Cumberland at Mauritius, and imprisonment of the commander during six years and a half in that island. [Facsimile edition]. Two text volumes plus a case of folding charts & plates. Volume One: Pp. [iv]+[xx]+cciv+270(last blank), 4 plates, appendix; Volume Two: Pp. [iv]+614(last blank), 5 plates, appendix; plus 28 loose folding charts & plates in a dropbox (Plate XV on 3 sheets); super roy 4to; uniform beige canvas, with gilt lettered maroon cloth title label on spines, cloth a trifle soiled, lower board of Volume II faintly faded near spine4; free endpapers lightly tape marked, bottom fore-corner of title page in Volume II slightly creased, edges of leaves slightly soiled, a couple of spots of foxing; Libraries Board of South Australia, Adelaide, 1966. Australiana Facsimile Editions No. 37. Item #159988

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