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'.