Galton, Francis; F.R.S. Cole's Library of Notable Books. NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORER IN TROPICAL SOUTH AFRICA. Being and account of a visit to Damaraland in 1851. With a new map, and an appendix, bringing up the history of Damaraland to a recent date. Together with a Biographical Introduction by the Editor. Also Vacation Tours in 1860 and 1861, by Sir George Grove, D.C.L., Francis Galton, F.R.S., and W. G. Clark, M.A. Cr. 8vo, First Australian Edition(?); pp. xx, 214, [8](index, last blank), [215]-320; frontispiece, full-page map, 2 plates & 3 text illustrations plus appendix & index to the Damaraland narrative, 4 plates & 4 text illustrations to the 'Vacation Tours'; original cloth (rebacked, preserving original spine; new endpapers); scarce. Melbourne; E. W. Cole, Book Arcade; N.D. [c. 1895].
***First published in 1853, new edition (with additional Preface) 1889, the title-page with the Australian details is a cancel. The 'Vacation Tours' include an account of the Eclipse of 1860 in North Spain by Galton. #65680

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