A Boy's Voyage Round the World including residence in Victoria, and a journey by rail across North America.
The title label attributes this work to one 'Darwin', and although he was still alive when it was originally published he was not the author. This is the 'Popular Edition, new impression'. 14 of the 27 chapters are concerned with 'the Boy's' adventures in Australia.
Author Smiles, Samuel (Ed).
Binding Full prize calf binding. The spine heavily gilt in panels, with raised bands. Gilt armorial of a grammar school to upper cover. Gilt rules to covers. Marbled end papers and page edges.
Publisher John Murray, London.
Illustrator Frontispiece and 11 illustrations in the text, including maps.
Condition Light foxing to preliminary and end blanks. Stains to the leather of upper and lower covers. See note re the title label.
Pages pp.xvi+304. c.18cm.