Wed, 31st Oct 2012 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Cochrane)

 
  Lot 63
 

63

THE FIRST FLEET <br/>Early yesterday morning,...

THE FIRST FLEET
Early yesterday morning, Lieut. Maxwell, of the Marines, arrived at the Admiralty with dispatches for the Government…. A very long and descriptive account of the voyage to Botany Bay of the First Fleet including details of the conditions during the journey as well as those on arrival, the establishment of administration, and the inhabitants and nature prevailing there. (pages 4-5, 95 cm. of column space) in a contemporary and complete issue of THE LONDON CHRONICLE, dated March 28th, 1789

Sold for £434
Estimated at £400 - £600

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
THE FIRST FLEET
Early yesterday morning, Lieut. Maxwell, of the Marines, arrived at the Admiralty with dispatches for the Government…. A very long and descriptive account of the voyage to Botany Bay of the First Fleet including details of the conditions during the journey as well as those on arrival, the establishment of administration, and the inhabitants and nature prevailing there. (pages 4-5, 95 cm. of column space) in a contemporary and complete issue of THE LONDON CHRONICLE, dated March 28th, 1789