Notes on the Occurrence of Coal, Petroleum and Copper in Papua
Melbourne, Department of External Affairs (printed in Sydney by William Applegate Gullick, Government Printer), 1913.
Quarto, viii, 116 pages with 23 illustrations plus a map, 28 plates, 3 cross-section maps and a large folding map.
Wrappers a little sunned around the edges; minimal conservation to the head of the spine and a small adjacent area of the rear cover; slight wear to the foot of the spine; 'Vacuum Oil Co.' stamp and a short reference code in red ink on the front cover (the latter also appears on the title page); an excellent copy.
Bulletin of the Territory of Papua, Number 1. The report deals predominantly with the Purari Coal Expedition of 1912, but it also contains a potted 'history of discoveries to date in regard to the special subjects dealt with'.