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Jukes, J. Beete
NARRATIVE OF THE SURVEYING VOYAGE OF H.M.S. FLY... IN TORRES STRAIT, NEW GUINEA... OTHER ISLANDS OF THE EASTERN ARCHIPELAGO... [AND]... THE EASTERN PART OF JAVA. LONDON: T. & W. BOONE, 1847
Estimate
8001,200
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234
Jukes, J. Beete
NARRATIVE OF THE SURVEYING VOYAGE OF H.M.S. FLY... IN TORRES STRAIT, NEW GUINEA... OTHER ISLANDS OF THE EASTERN ARCHIPELAGO... [AND]... THE EASTERN PART OF JAVA. LONDON: T. & W. BOONE, 1847
Estimate
8001,200
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Jukes, J. Beete
NARRATIVE OF THE SURVEYING VOYAGE OF H.M.S. FLY... IN TORRES STRAIT, NEW GUINEA... OTHER ISLANDS OF THE EASTERN ARCHIPELAGO... [AND]... THE EASTERN PART OF JAVA. LONDON: T. & W. BOONE, 1847
FIRST EDITION, 2 volumes bound in one, 8vo (212 x 133mm.), 2 folding maps, 19 plates, illustrations in the text, nineteenth-century calf, school arms gilt on upper cover, some spotting, edges rubbed, spine faded
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Provenance

King Edward’s School, Birmingham, arms on binding

Catalogue Note

Jukes was zoologist on this expedition which made a detailed scientific survey of the northeast coast of Australia and the Great Barrier Reef, the subject of one of the folding maps.

Travel, Atlases, Maps & Natural History

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