The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London, Volume 17

By: The Royal Geographical Society

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old half calf, gilt spine, pp.,lvii, 159 pages, Contains following folding maps to accompany accounts;, Country explored by the Central Australian Expedition under the command of Captain Charles Sturt, 1844-1846 A condensed account of an exploration in the interior of Australia, by Captain Charles Sturt, in 1844 and 1845. Extracted from his journal, and from papers transmitted to the Right Honorable the Secretary of State for the colonies, and by him communicated to the Royal Geographical Society. Read 8th and 22nd February, 1847.: The Yang-Tsze-Kiang to illustrate paper by Lord Colchester and Captain Collinson R.N., 1847 On the Yang-tsze-kiang. By the Right Honorable Lord Colchester and Captain Collinson, R.N. Read March 22nd, 1847. :Isthmus of Mount Athos by the officers of H.M.S. Beacon, to illustrate a paper on the Canal of Xerxes, Lt. Spratt R.N., 1847 Remarks on the Isthmus of Mount Athos. By Lieut. T. Spratt, of H.M.S. "Beacon." Communicated by Commander Graves, F.G.R.S. Read March 9th, 1846. CONDITION; needs rebinding, covers are worn spine letters present but label is chipped and worn, ex lib with small ink stamp on title page.and foreedge, MAPS are in very good condition

Title: The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London, Volume 17

Author Name: The Royal Geographical Society

Categories: Travel, History,

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1847

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Poor

Type: Geography

Size: 8 vo,

kg: 1.00 kg

Seller ID: 112557959

Keywords: Royal Geographical Society (with The Institute of British Geographers) -- Periodicals.,Geography -- Periodicals., Geography -- Societies, etc. -- Periodicals.