Narrative of the Wreck of HMS Porpoise

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    First Edition.

    22.5cm x 15.5cm. [viii], iii, 134 pages. Quarter cloth, blue papered boards, gilt lettering, illustrated french fold jacket.

    “A lively account of sailing with Matthew Flinders, written by a young surgeon in the Royal Navy who survived the wreck of HMS Porpoise off the Queensland coast in 1803.” (rear cover)

    . Fine Condition.


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