Narrative of an Expedition into Central Australia. Complete in 2 volumes with maps.


Charles Sturt


Libraries Board of South Australia: Adelaide, 1965. Australiana Facsimile Edition No.5. Octavo, full cream leather. Vol one includes 20 plates including frontis, fold-out map, pp [x] [iv] [416] plus 10 pages of advertisements; volume two includes 12 plates including frontis, pp [vi] [308] [92] plus 11 pages of advertisements at the end. Matching leather folder contains two large maps. Originally published 1849 by T & W Boone, London.

Very good condition. Leather covers are a little marked, some foxing to outer edges of leaves, and to interior of first and last leaves. Otherwise clean throughout.