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Picturesque atlas of Australasia / edited by Andrew Garran
Bib ID 1654251
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, volume]
Online Versions
Description Sydney : The Picturesque Atlas Publishing Co., [1886?-1888?] 
42 parts (800 pages) : illustrations, colour maps, portraits ; 47 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK7499.

Notes

"Sold only by subscription."

Cover titles.

Includes indexes to each map.

See also Ferguson, 9829g.

Some copies bound with cover title: Picturesque atlas of Australia.

National Library of Australia's Nef 919.4 GAR (Petherick) set is complete; fully bound in leather with all gilt edges and decorations.

One of Library's copies bears cover title: Picturesque atlas of Australia. Another copy has spine title: Picturesque atlas.

National Library of Australia's NK 7499 set housed in three custom made cases; lacks the index, list of illustrations, introduction and 26 January 1888 commemorative poem found in the bound set of vol. 1).

Nef 919.4 GAR (Petherick) set also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1605485403

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK7499.

Subjects Australia -- Description and travel -- 1851-1900.  |  New Zealand -- Description and travel.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Garran, Andrew, 1825-1901, editor
Also Titled

Picturesque atlas of Australia

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Nef 919.4 GAR
Copy: N set (incomplete)
Main Reading Room
Nef 919.4 GAR
Copy: N2 set (Incomplete)
Main Reading Room
N F9829h
Copy: SR set (pbk) - parts 1-16
Special Collections Reading Room
N F9829h
Copy: SR set (pbk) - parts 1-16, copy 2
Special Collections Reading Room
N F9829h
Copy: SR set (pbk) - parts 17-31
Special Collections Reading Room
N F9829h
Copy: SR set (pbk) - parts 17-31, copy 2
Special Collections Reading Room
N F9829h
Copy: SR set (pbk) - parts 32-42
Special Collections Reading Room
NKef 7499
Copy: Nan Kivell collection (pbk) - complete
Special Collections Reading Room
Nef 919.4 GAR (Petherick)
Copy: Petherick collection (hbk) - vol. 1
Special Collections Reading Room
Nef 919.4 GAR (Petherick)
Copy: Petherick collection (hbk) - vol. 2
Special Collections Reading Room
Nef 919.4 GAR (Petherick)
Copy: Petherick collection (hbk) - vol. 3
Special Collections Reading Room

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