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The voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay : first published in 1789, reprinted, with amendments, in 1790
Bib ID 4189546
Format BookBook
Author
Phillip, Arthur, 1738-1814
 
Description Melbourne, Vic. : Edition Renard, 2007 
xl, 174, xlii p., p. [217]-229, [86] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 46 cm. + 7 maps. 
ISBN 9781920738136
Full contents
  • Seven maps in pocket inside back cover.
  • [1] [Chart of] Norfolk Island / S. End of Norfolk Island. 1788. Scale of 1 mile
  • [2] Sketch of Sydney Cove Port Jackson in the County of Cumberland, New South Wales, July 1788. Scale 400 feet to an inch
  • [3] Plan of Port Jackson New South Wales... 1788 by Capt. John Hunter. Scale of 13 1/2 nautical miles
  • [4] A view of Lord Howe Island / A chart of Lord Howe Island discovered by Lieut. Henry Lidgbird Ball, in his Majesty's Arm'd Tender Supply, on the 17th Feby. 1788...
  • [5] A chart of the track of the Alexander on her homeward passage from Port Jackson, on the East Coast of New South Wales to Batavia; performed in the year 1788 under the direction of Lieut. John Shortland ...
  • [6] A chart of a track of land in the Southern Pacific Ocean discovered by Lieut. John Shortland; on his homeward bound passage from the eastern coast of New South Wales. By Thomas Geo. Shortland of the Royal Navy, August 20th 178
  • [7] A chart of the track of the Scarborough, on her homeward passage, from Port Jackson, on the E. Coast of New South Wales, towards China, by Captain John Marshall. Published by J. Stockdale July - Sept. 1789.
 
Notes

At foot of title: Now reprinted with 7 charts and 48 plates including 31 fine coloured plates from the deluxe version of the first edition reproduced at enlarged scale.

"Originally published by John Stockdale, London in 1789 and 1790".

"Designed and manufactured in Australia by Julien Renard, 2007".

The edition is available in three versions totalling 212 copies: Limited edition of 100 copies numbered 101-200, including 55 charts and plates; Deluxe edition comprised of 75 copies numbered 26-100, and including an additional 31 coloured natural history plates, plus the 48 uncoloured plates (bound in the limited edition) unbound; Special edition, in red Australian goat leather gilded with gold foil, comprised of copies numbered 1 to 25, including an additional suite of the 31 coloured plates, plus the 48 uncoloured plates, unbound, housed in a lined moire ́ silk red cloth Solander box. 12 copies lettered A to M are for presentation, legal deposit, and other purposes.

Library holds a limited edition numbered M.

Library holds a second copy, a special ed. no.14 in a solander box. Care to be taken in its handling requiring two people.

Reproduction Reprint. First published 1789. 
Subjects Natural history -- New South Wales.  |  New South Wales -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Norfolk Island -- History.
Other authors/contributors Renard, Julien G. R  |  Stockdale, John, 1749?-1814  |  Edition Renard
Also Titled

Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay : with an account of the establishment of the Colonies of Port Jackson & Norfolk Island : compiled from authentic papers, which have been obtained from the several Departments to which are added, The Journals of Lieuts. Shortland, Watts, Ball, & Capt. Marshall : with an account of their new discoveries

Available From Edition Renard, PO Box 1030, Ivanhoe VIC 3079 

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