Notes on the Natural History of the Strait of Magellan and West Coast of Patagonia: Made during the voyage of the H.M.S. 'Nassau' in the years 1866, 67, 68 & 69.

Edinburgh Edmonston and Douglas 1871 First edition Ex Libris . Ex. Libris. 8vo (20 x 13.5 cm) 1st Edition. Original green cloth. Collation: [xi] xii-xvii, [1-blank], [1] 2-517pp. + engraved frontispiece(colored), folding colored map and 20 lithographic plates (4 colored). Binding in generally good condition, spine repaired with original laid down on new cloth. Wear present to front right corner. Internal condition is good with institutional stamp pastedowns and on title page. Plates and text are very good. There is some flaking of paper along edges. Very Good Original Cloth (Item ID: 0000131)


Excellent natural history collection from a very varied area of sea and land life that is not easily approached. (Wood, p. 306).

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