Title WALKER IN THE WILDERNESS. The Life of R.J. Anketell.
Book Number 79358
(Carlisle), Hesperian Press, (1998). Cloth, small mark on fly else fine in d/w, maps, illust., pp. xv, 179. Author's signed presentation copy. ISBN 0 85905 257 5. Anketell was a surveyor and engineer responsible for the development of much of the Western Australian inland, perhaps most notable for his preparations for the transcontinental railway. Number 112 of an edition of 500 numbered copies.
WA Western Australia surveying engineering inland railways development exploration Hesperian Press