Notes by a Naturalist on the "Challenger," Being an Account of Various Observations Made During the Voyage of H.M.S. "Challenger" Round the World, in the Years 1872-1876 [...]

By: Moseley, H. N.

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Owner's rubber name stamps on title page and on verso (blank side) of frontis. Owner's Ex-libris label on verso (blank side) of frontis. Pencil notes on front free endpaper. Occasional pencil underlining. Moderate foxing. Hinges weak. Gutters split at endpapers. 1/2" tears and 3/8" chips to cloth at head of spine. 1/4" chips and tears to cloth at tail of spine. 3/8" chips to cloth at corners of boards. Cloth rubbed along edges of spine and boards.; xvi, 620 pages + colour frontis + 1 colour plate + 1 colour folding map + b&w in-text illustrations. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine and black border on front board. Page dimensions: 221 x 144mm. Contents: Teneriffe, St. Thomas, Bermuda; Azores, Madeira, Cape Verdes; St. Paul's Rocks and Fernando Do Norhona; Bahia; Tristan Da Cunha, Inaccessible Island; Nightingale Island; Cape of Good Hope; Prince Edward Island, The Crozet Islands; Kerguelen's Land; Heard Island; Amongst the Southern Ice; Victoria, New South Wales; New Zealand, The Friendly Islands, Matuku Island; Fiji Islands; New Hebrides, Cape York, Torres Straits; Aru, Ke, Banda, Amboina, Ternate; The Philippine Islands; China, New Guinea; The Admiralty Islands; Japan, The Sandwich Islands; Tahiti, Juan Fernandez; Chile, Magellan's Straits, Falkland Islands, Ascensions; Life on the Ocean Surface and in the Deep Sea. Zoology and Botany of the Ship. Conclusion.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: Notes by a Naturalist on the "Challenger," Being an Account of Various Observations Made During the Voyage of H.M.S. "Challenger" Round the World, in the Years 1872-1876 [...]

Author Name: Moseley, H. N.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.: 1879

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 5579