Title The Cruise of Her Majesty's Ship "Challenger": Voyages over many seas, Scenes in many lands.
Book Condition Very Good
Edition Fourteenth (New and Cheaper)
Publisher London Sampson Low, Marston and Co 1900
Seller ID 22316
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