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BUCKLAND WRIGHT, John. GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS.
Matthew Flinders' Narrative of his Voyage in the Schooner Francis: 1798. Preceded and followed by notes on Flinders, Bass, the Wreck of the Sidney Cove, &c by Geoffrey Rawson.
Golden Cockerel Press, London, 1946. No. 78 of 100 special copies. 9 wood engravings printed in green by John Buckland Wright, full page map of Flinders's voyage. Printed on Arnold's mould-made paper in Aldein Bembo type with Bruce Rogers's Centaur initials. 4to., original full green morocco with designs by Buckland Wright blocked in gilt on each cover, spine lettered in gilt, gilt decoration on edges and gilt rules on turn-ins, housed in the original buckram slipcase. Spine faded, slipcase grubby, otherwise a very good copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: SOPHIE SCHNEIDEMAN RARE BOOKS, ABA, ILAB [LONDON, United Kingdom]
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