The Discovery of Australia. A Critical, Documentary and Historic Investigation Concerning the Priority of Discovery in Australasia by Europeans before the Arrival of Lieut. James Cook, in the 'Endeavour', in the Year 1770
Gladesville, Golden Press, 1983 (facsimile)/ 1895 (Hayes Brothers).
Large quarto, xvi, 376 pages with numerous illustrations and maps.
Gilt-decorated papered boards lightly rubbed and slightly bumped at the head of the spine; very small surface loss to the flyleaf and the inside bottom edge of the rear cover; an excellent copy with the laminate of the dustwrapper slightly lifted and torn on the rear panel.
With a wall map measuring 850 mm x 1000mm, and 2 facsimiles of Australia's first newspaper, loosely inserted.