Duyfken and the First Discoveries of Australia.

Murdoch, Priscilla.


Publisher: Antipodean Publishers. Sydney. 1974 (Ist Edition)

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4to, 64pp. Hardcover with brown cloth boards, and minor foxing on the rear board text in very good condition with a neat prior owner’s stamp on ffep with two photos of the Duyfken replica in WA tastfully attached to the blank rear endpaper and the front of the original d/w attached inside the rear board. Accounts of the early discoveries from 1606 with Jansz to 1770 with Cook, illustrated in b/w and colour and largely written for a youthful readership.