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The Botany: The Antarctic Voyage of H.M. Discovery Ships Erebus and Terror, in the Years 1839-1843



Author:

HOOKER, JOSEPH DALTON

Title:

The Botany: The Antarctic Voyage of H.M. Discovery Ships Erebus and Terror, in the Years 1839-1843

Publisher:

J Cramer 1963 (Reeve Brothers 1847-1853)

Description:

COMPLETE FACSIMILE SET, 3 VOLS OF TEXT AND 1 VOL PLATES (4 VOLS IN ALL), OWNERSHIP SIGNATURE OF NZ BOTANIST DAVID GALLOWAY, super octavo, blue buckram boards, gilt lettering to spine, illus title page to vol 1, vol 1- xii + 574pp, vol 2- xxxix + 690pp total, vol 3- cxxxiii + 799pp total, plates, VG+ (light chafing & soiling with sl indentations to boards, light tanning & soiling to page edges, light highlighting & annotations to text of vol 2)

Keywords:

botany history plants illustrated exploration travel antarctic south pole Erebus Terror discovery

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