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Three expeditions into the interior of eastern Australia : with descriptions of the recently explored region of Australia Felix and of the present colony of New South Wales / by T.L. Mitchell
Bib ID 1090579
Format BookBook
Author
Mitchell, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1855
 
Edition 2nd ed., carefully revised. 
Description London : T. & W. Boone, 1839 
2 volumes : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK3046.

Summary

(1) Journey in search of the Kindur (2) Exploring the course of the River Darling; (3) Expedition to the Rivers Darling and Murray; vocabulary of words having the same meaning in different parts of Australia; King George Sound, Raffles Bay, Wellington Valley, Lachlan, Moreton Bay, Wollondilly River.

Notes

Title vignettes.

National Library of Australia's FC F2811 copy is a 2 volume set, half bound in brown leather with gilt highlighting, both books have five raised bands and gilt decorations on the spines. The boards are covered in fabric with marbled endpapers. The folded map in Vol. 1 has a fabric backing.

One of Library's copies (acc. no.1050-51) lacks plate 95 , plate 30 has been replaced by one from a first edition.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 2811

Subjects Natural history -- New South Wales.  |  Language - Vocabulary.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  New South Wales -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Victoria -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Brisbane (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  South West Western Australia (SW WA SH50, SI50)  |  Darling River (NSW SH55, SI54)  |  Brisbane (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  South West Western Australia (SW WA SH50, SI50)  |  Raffles Bay / Fort Wellington (West Arnhem Land NT SC53-13)  |  Southwest New South Wales (SW NSW SI54, SI55)  |  Southwest New South Wales (SW NSW SI54, SI55)  |  Lachlan River (NSW SI54, SI55)  |  Darling River (NSW SH55, SI54)  |  Raffles Bay / Fort Wellington (West Arnhem Land NT SC53-13)  |  Lachlan River (NSW SI54, SI55)  |  Northern New South Wales (N NSW SH55, SH56)  |  Northern New South Wales (N NSW SH55, SH56)

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