# 30677

HORDERN, Marsden

King of the Australian Coast (signed copy)

$75.00 AUD

The work of Phillip Parker King in the Mermaid and Bathurst 1817 – 1822. Melbourne : The Miegunyah Press, 1997. Octavo, boards in dustjacket (spine sunned), pp. 441, ribbon marker, nine folding charts in rear pocket, extensively illustrated. A thoroughly well researched and detailed account of King’s travels around the Australian coastline, this copy signed and inscribed by the author to the previous owner, her bookplate on the half title. Related newspaper clipping loosely enclosed. Limited to 1500 copies. Scarce.