PHILLIP, Arthur. The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Batany Bay; with an account of the establishment of the colonies of Port Jackson & Norfolk Island. London: for John Stockdale, 1789.
4° (280 x 215mm.). Engraved title with vignette, oval portrait frontispiece of Phillip after F.Wheatly, 8pp. list of subscribers, advert laef at end, 54 plates, maps and charts, some folding (reapired tear to **2, some spotting). Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards, vellum corners (joints slightly split). Provenance: The Earl St.Germans (armorial bookplate).
FIRST EDITION. 'The first authentic and official account of the expedition to New South Wales and of the foundation of the settlement': Ferguson 47; Hill p.233; Wantrup 5.