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Australian sketchbook [picture] / by S.T.G
Bib ID 1420553
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Gill, Samuel Thomas, 1818-1880
 
Online Versions
Description [Melbourne] : Printed in colors and published by Hamel & Ferguson, [1864] 
25 prints : chromolithograph, col. ; 29.1 x 43 cm. 
Notes

Title from inscriptions.

Inscriptions: "Australian Sketch Book, by S.T.G."--Embossed in gold on cover; "25 coloured plates of Australian Gold Rush 1850-1860"--In pencil on verso first preliminary page.

Condition: Stained, soiled.

The plates are: T.p.; Stockman; Kangaroo stalking; The new rush; Emu sneaking; Homeward bound; Squatter's tiger; Native miami; Night camp; Wool drays; Surveyors; Corroboree; Overlanders; Bushman's hut; Bush funeral; Splitters; Native sepulchre; Bush mailman; Attack on store dray; Night fishing; Cattle branding; Native police; Prospecting; The Duff children; Attacking the mail.

Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.pic-an7096207

S3229-S3265 (incomplete, includes duplicates); S3206-S3228 (incomplete); U2823-U2847 NK2102/1-25 (complete set, interleaved); U2848-U2872 NK2489/1-25 (complete set, not bound), S59-S81

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Australia, 9924f

Bowden, p126

Wantrup, J. Australian rare books, 1788-1900, 251

Subjects Frontier and pioneer life - Australia - Pictorial works.  |  Aboriginal Australians - Pictorial works.  |  Stockmen - Australia - Pictorial works.  |  Gold miners - Australia - Pictorial works.  |  Australia - Pictorial works.
Occupation Bushmen.  |  Stockmen.  |  Prospectors.  |  Gold miners.  |  Hunters.  |  Surveyors.  |  Fishers.
Other authors/contributors Hamel & Ferguson

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PIC Volume 533 #U2823-U2847 NK2102/1-25 Pictures & Manuscripts Reading Room
PIC Volume 534 #U2848-U2872 NK2489/1-25 Pictures & Manuscripts Reading Room
PIC Volume 537 #S3206-S3228 Pictures & Manuscripts Reading Room
PIC Volume 538 #S3229-S3265 Pictures & Manuscripts Reading Room
PIC Volume 608 #S59-S81 Pictures & Manuscripts Reading Room

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