Geographical memoirs on New South Wales; by various hands.
London: John Murray, 1825. Octavo, aquatint frontispiece, two botanical plates by J. W. Lewin and four folding maps. Later full calf, rebacked with red label, all edges speckled, the Bonython copy with bookplate, an excellent copy of a work often found in lesser condition.
Octavo, with aquatint frontispiece (offset to title), four folding maps (a little pale foxing),
two botanical plates, later calf, rebacked, Bonython copy with bookplate.
A valuable account of the early inland exploration of New South Wales with an article by Allan Cunningham on the Botany of the Liverpool Plains. The two botanical plates are by Australia's first non-convict artist John William Lewin.
Price: $3,000.00 AU