WALKER, James Backhouse.
Title: Walk to the West.
Publisher: Hobart Royal Society of Tasmania 1993
Seller ID: 5161
Edited by Dr Michael Stoddart. Limited to 880 copies thus (although not stated - there was also a special issue, the subscribers for which are listed). Large 8vo; xxviii, 76pp, folding map. Cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ***Account of an 1887 walk by lawyer/historian J.B. Walker, surveyor Sprent and others along the Linda Track to Mt Lyell, and thence to Macquarie Harbour and northwards to near Waratah. With colour and black & white illustrations by W.C. Piguenit. Published to mark the 150th anniversary of the Royal Society.
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