Lot No: 4003

Albert F. Calvert: 'The Exploration of Australia', London, George Philip & Son, 1895, 1st edition, 2 volumes, volume I (covering period to 1843), portrait frontis, large folding coloured map of Australia (with some tears/repairs verso) + 16 plates as called for; volume II (covering period 1844-1896), large coloured folding map of Australia as called for, ex Repton School library, Repton armorial bookplates to front pastedowns plus one or two inkstamps to each volume, uniform original cream and blue cloth gilt, top edges gilt. Ferguson 7821. Early exploration of the Australian continent often sourced from the original journals. Includes the explorations of Flinders, Captain Charles Sturt, Sir George Grey, and Edward John Eyre. (2)

Sale Price: £65.00

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Catalogue information

This lot was listed in the Books & Ephemera catalogue.

Location: The Waveney Room
Date: 14th June 2022
Started: 10:00 am
Lots in auction: 272

Online deadline: 14th June 2022, 9:30 am
Contact: Robert Henshilwood
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