The Trustees having been pleased to authorize the preparation of a monograph embracing the scientific results of the exploration of Christmas Island by Mr. C. W. Andrews during a visit extending over ten months in 1897 - 98, I was requested by the Director to make the necessary arrangements, and Obtain the assistance of the several members of the stafi of the Natural History Departments in the British Museum and other gentlemen (whose names will be found in this work), without whose kind co-operation Mr. Andrews; task would have been an impossible one.
The valuable help of various special artists had also to be secured to illustrate the work, and within rather over a year from the time of inception the volume has been completed.
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Publisher - Forgotten Books
Language - English
Author(s) - Charles W. Andrews
Published Date - August 28 2019
ISBN - 9780656522989
Dimesions - 22.9 x 15.2 x 2.7 cm
Page Count - 439
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