Journal of the Royal Geographical Society Volume 32, 1862.
Place Published: London:
Publisher: John Murray,
Date Published: 1862.
Book Id: 12503
Important volume of the RGS journal with content such as New Guinea, Japan, New Zealand and Australia, including: A major article on Australia (p430-529): Exploring Expedition from Victoria to the Gulf of Carpentaria, by R. O'Hara Burke, with folding map. It also contains the journals of Howitt, King, Wills, Burke, Wright and Brahe; Expedition to the North West Coast of Australia, by F. T. Gregory, with folding map; On the Trade of the Eastern Archipelago with New Guinea and its Islands, by A. R. Wallace; Narrative of a Journey through the Interior of Japan from Nagasaki to Yeddo, in 1861, by R. Alcock, with folding map; Journal of Two Expeditions to the West Coast of the Middle Island of New Zealand in 1859, by J. Rochfort, with folding map; Bensusan on the Fiji Islands, and Diary of Australian Expedition, 1860-1, by M'Douall Stuart. 8vo, ads viii, clxxii, 586 pp, with full color ad for The Royal Insurance Company tipped in and ads (J. W. Allen's Patent Portmanteaus and Dorrell & Son's Passport Agency) inside back cover. Pale blue paper wraps, titles in black. Spine slt sunned, some cracks. Internally, unopened and uncut, very good.