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JUKES Joseph Beete.
Narrative of The Surveying Voyage of H.M.S. Fly, Commanded by Captain F. P. Blackwood, R.N. In Torres Strait, New Guinea, And Other Islands Of The Eastern Archipelago, During The Years 1842-1846: Together With An Excursion Into The Interior of Java.
London: T & W Boone, New Bond Street, 1847. First edition. Two volumes. Vol. I, pp. xiv,424, 10 plates & 1 folding chart. 8pp adverts at rear; Vol. II, pp. viii,362, 9 plates & 1 folding map. 8pp adverts at front. An excellent copy in blue-grey blind-stamped publisher's cloth, the spines gilt, the spines very slightly faded & some very light wear at the heads of spines & upper joints, the plates with some occasional, but not severe, foxing. Small area of unobtrusive tissue adhesion to vol. I title page, the tissue now not present. VG. [Wantrup 92a; Ferguson 4549; Hill 901; Parsons II, 182; NMM I, 674; BM(NH) 949; Mill 249; Hanson 88] [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Colin Page Books [Storrington, United Kingdom]
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