Hordern, Marsden. MARINERS ARE WARNED! John Lort Stokes and H.M.S. Beagle in Australia 1837-1843. Med. 8vo, First Edition; pp. xxiv, 360; 7 folding maps (in pocket), 9 other maps, 24 plates (4 coloured), 9 figures, notes, 3 appendices, bibliography, index; original cloth; (trifling silverfishing to rear endpaper only; otherwise a fine copy in dustwrapper); scarce. (Melbourne); Melbourne University Press at the Miegunyah Press; 1989.
***An important and long overdue study of the man who charted much of Australia's coast, adding detail to the work of Matthew Flinders, and whose charts were still in use a century later. Number four in the Miegunyah Press Series. 1250 copies only of this first edition were printed. #18182

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