London: Macmillan, 1883. Hardcover. The Wanderer was a coal-power ed auxiliary steam 3-masted topsail schooner, which sailed westward around the world from Cowes, between 1880-82. Stops included Vigo, Lisbon, Cintra, Montserrat, Collares, Madeira, Gaboon, St. Helena, Bahia, Rio, Montevideo, Straits of Magellan, Chile, the Marquesas, Peacock Atoll, Tahiti, Moorea, Bora Bora, Tonga, Fiji, Hawaii, Japan, Hong Kong, Canton, Singapore, Ceylon, Suez, numerous Mediterranean ports, Gibraltar, and Queenstown. Borba de Moraes p. 454: "This private edition was not offered for sale." O'Reilly & Reitman, Tahiti, 1340. Snow, Fiji, 473 & 845. Toy 441.
4to, xx + 335pps, many charming chromo-lithographic plates including 2 of Hawaii and 3 of Japan. LACKS map. Original pictorial blue cloth rubbed at extremes, some watermarking on bottom edge of boards, internally vgc. Item #5369