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Extracts of letters from Arthur Phillip, Esq., Governor of New South Wales, to Lord Sydney : to which is annexed A description of Norfolk Island by Philip Gidley King, Esq., and An account of expences incurred in transporting convicts to New South Wales
Bib ID 717702
Format BookBook
Author
Phillip, Arthur, 1738-1814
 
Description London : Printed for J. Debrett ..., 1791 
26 p. ; 31 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK2499

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK599

Notes

Library's FRM F116 (NL, 19555) copy is half bound in brown leather with brown cloth boards and had gilt edges; bound with: Copies and extracts of letters from Governor Phillip, giving an account of the nature and fertility of the land in ... New South Wales (Ferguson, 144).

Library's FRM F47 (N3 - NL) copy fully bound in leather with gilt decorations; annotated in pencil throughout, especially the appended list of convicts (e.g. re character, dates of death) with references to Collins; copy of a manuscript document headed 'Botany Bay', showing numbers of cultivated acres and live stock as at 23rd August, 1798, tipped in after p.iv; bound with: The voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay : with an account of the establishment of the colonies of Port Jackson & Norfolk Island (Ferguson 47).

Library's FRM F116 (NL) copy is fully bound in calf with two raised bands and gilt decorations; pp.25-6 wrongly bound in after t.p.; pencil marks in margins of p.4, 5 and text underlined on p.19.

Library's NKq599 copy is bound in plain cream boards and boxed with: Copies and extracts of letters from Governor Phillip, giving an account of the nature and fertility of the land in ... New South Wales (Ferguson, 144). Custom made box by bears bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1791/­2, 1792/­1).

Library's NK2499 copy

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Australia, 116

Subjects Convicts - New South Wales.  |  Transportation of convicts - New South Wales.  |  New South Wales - Description and travel - To 1850.  |  Norfolk Island - Description and travel.
Other authors/contributors Sydney, Thomas Townshend, Viscount, 1733-1800  |  King, Philip Gidley, 1758-1808. Description of Norfolk Island
Also Titled

Account of expences incurred in transporting convicts to New South Wales

Extracts of letters from Arthur Phillip Esq. to Lord Sydney. 1791.

Extracts of letters from Governor Phillip to Lord Sydney. 1791.

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    FRM F116
    Copy: NL (19555 copy) (Phillip's letters - 1791-2)
    Label: Extracts of letters from Arthur Phillip Esq. to Lord Sydney. 1791.
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    FRM F116
    Copy: NL (copy 1)
    Label: Extracts of letters from Arthur Phillip Esq. to Lord Sydney. 1791.
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    Overdue (Due back 17-04-2014)
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    FRM F47
    Copy: FRM F47 (N3 - NL) copy
    Label: Phillip's Voyage to Botany Bay.
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    NK2499
    Copy: Rex Nan Kivell Collection copy
    Label: Extracts of letters from Governor Phillip to Lord Sydney. 1791.
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)
    NKq599
    Copy: Nan Kivell Collection copy
    Petherick Reading Room (Australian Rare or Fragile)

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