The Cruise of Her Majesty's Ship "Challenger": Voyages over many seas, Scenes in many lands.

By: Spry, W.J.J.

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Red boards; as little marked; light wear to corners + head & tail of spine. B/w illusatrations + fold-out map. Auckland Horticultural Society Summer Show 1902 presentation bookplate on front pastedown. Fascinating account by its captain of the three-year, round-the-world voyage of scientific exploration undertaken by this Royal Navy vessel - high-Victorian high-minded enquiry at its very best. The book is undated, but probably ca 1895. ; 8vo (5" x 7"); 319 pages

Title: The Cruise of Her Majesty's Ship "Challenger": Voyages over many seas, Scenes in many lands.

Author Name: Spry, W.J.J.

Categories: Travel,

Edition: Fourteenth (New and Cheaper)

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston and Co: 1900

Binding: Hardback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 22316

Keywords: travel exploration oceanology beagle,