Image for this itemA Monograph of Christmas Island (Indian Ocean)

Physical features and geology. With descriptions of the fauna and flora.

Andrews, Charles W. A.


London: British Museum (Natural History), 1900.

Octavo, one map, 7 chromolithographs (four birds by Keuelemans, three mammals by Smit) and 15 uncoloured lithographs.

Publisher's brown cloth, British Museum presentation bookplate, a fine crisp copy, very scarce in this condition.

Contains an account of the collections and observations made by the author over the course of a 10 month stay on the island.

Wood p. 193.