Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover : pp. [i-vi], vii-xvii, [xviii], 1-461,  : 16 pages of plates : 26 maps and line drawings : Claret cloth boards : Gilt lettering to spine : Dark green endpaper : Illustrated dust jacket with detail from ' A view of Sydney Cove from the eastern side in 1802' by Lesueur : Notes written in pencil, front endpaper : Looosly inserted newspaper clippings from previous owner, Louis Pigott.
Foxing to top edge : Head and tail of spine gently pushed. Very good / near fine. Item #1803
From the library of Louis Pigott, author of The Birdman of Brisbane : Silvester Diggels and his Ornothology of Australia.