London: Chatto and Windus, 1915
First Edition. 8vo. Half title present. (21cm) (xii), 190 pp. 25 photographic plates including the frontispiece. One map. Original blue-green cloth, front and spine lettered in gilt. Spine and front slightly soiled. A VG copy.
In 1891, the author and her husband, Robert Louis Stevenson, set sail on an iron-screw cargo boat weighing 600 tons gross. They departed from Sydney, sailed via New Zealand to Samoa and the Marshall Islands before heading back to the east coast of Australia.