Reminiscences of Twenty-Five Years' Yachting in Australia. An Essay on Manly Sports, a Cruise on Shore .. Notes of a Voyage to China and Japan

Adelaide, Wigg, 1888.

Octavo, xx, 224, xvi (advertisements) pages plus 15 lithographs (5 ensigns, 3 maps, 6 views by members of the author's family and a frontispiece by 'the well-known artist, Mr Leonard').

Original gilt-decorated dark blue cloth, lightly marked and very slightly rubbed at the extremities; an excellent copy.

Sir William Henry Bundey (1838-1909), for ten years Commodore of the South Australian Yacht Club, was a South Australian MP (Attorney-General, 1878-81) and later a Supreme Court judge. An uncommon book on an uncommon (Australian) topic.

Item #57140

Price: $550.00

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