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Australia & New Zealand From Motte & Bailey, Booksellers


Voyage of HMS Herald to Australia and the South-West Pacific under the Command of Captain Henry Mangles Denham

By David, Andrew

Carlton, Victoria, Australia: Miegunyah Press, Melbourne University Press, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Small quarto (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. Small crease in pastedown paper. Rear flap has corner crease. 1200 copies made. 521 p. w/ color & b&w illus., maps, appendices, glossary, notes, bibliography, index. A detailed history of the voyage throughout the Southwest Pacific and the Australian coast of this British ship from 1852-1861, making extensive use of the journals of Captain Denham and his officers.


Terra Australis to Australia

By Williams, Glyndwr and Alan Frost editors

Melbourne, Australia: Oxford University Press, 1988. First Australian edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Quarto (larger than standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dj. 242 p. w/illustrations, maps, notes, index. A collection is essays on the discovery, exploration and settlement of Australia, discussing Portuguese, Dutch, English and French efforts.