Journal of the Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1891-2. Under command of D. Lindsay. Equipped solely at the cost of Sir Thomas Elder GCMG for the purpose of completing the exploration of Australia .. [Together with] The Elder Scientific Exploration Expedition, 1891-2. Photographs .. [Together with] The Elder Scientific Exploration Expedition, 1891-2. Confidential Report. Elder Scientific Exploration Expedition, David LINDSAY.

Journal of the Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1891-2. Under command of D. Lindsay. Equipped solely at the cost of Sir Thomas Elder GCMG for the purpose of completing the exploration of Australia .. [Together with] The Elder Scientific Exploration Expedition, 1891-2. Photographs .. [Together with] The Elder Scientific Exploration Expedition, 1891-2. Confidential Report

North Adelaide, Corkwood Press, 1999 [facsimile edition]/ 1893, 2002 [first thus] and 2003 [first thus].

Octavo, 207 pages plus 2 huge maps (each 770 x 1450 mm) in a separate cloth-covered case (the journal); oblong quarto, [xii] pages plus 107 plates, printed rectos only (the photograph album); and octavo, [vi], 133 pages (the confidential report).

Cloth; a mint set.

Each of the three parts is limited to 400 numbered copies; the three were published at different times and the volumes offered here do not carry the same edition number. The two maps accompanying the journal are essentially the same, but the second one has geological details overprinted in colour.

Item #54792

Price: $300.00