The Florilegium of Captain Cook's first voyage to Australia, 1768-1771.

By: EBES, Hans.

Price: $40.00

Quantity: 1 available


4to. 200pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. WITH: the 20pp Sotheby's booklet of information for buyers (the centre sheet of estimates is loose and most of the first 337 lots have had pencilled realised prices added); and an invitation to the auction and a press review of the event. ***The catalogue for the auction of 26 June 1988 (Sydney) and 2-3 July 1988 (Melbourne) in which 650 of the 738 engravings (all then published), printed in colour, from the original plates - and some other related prints - were offered.

Title: The Florilegium of Captain Cook's first voyage to Australia, 1768-1771.

Author Name: EBES, Hans.

Categories: Australia,

Publisher: Melbourne, Ebes Douwma / Sotheby's: 1988

Seller ID: 35278

Keywords: australia botanical art botany british exploration maritime natural history,