Auction 24-25 March 2014
Lot 73A KING, Phillip Parker. Narrative of a survey of the intertropical and western coasts of Australia performed between the years 1818 and 1822.
London, 1827. Two volumes octavo, 2 folding engraved charts, 12 aquatint plates, folding engraved plate and woodcuts in the text, 2 errata slips, with the half- titles; uncut in original boards with later backstrips (head of first volume deficient) mounting the chipped original labels, new endpapers, in folding quarter calf boxes. Some light foxing, a very good, uncut set.