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An Account of the colony of Van Diemen's Land ... for the use of emigrants / by Edward Curr
Bib ID 2229508
Format BookBook
Author
Curr, Edward, 1798-1850
 
Printer Printed by Richard Taylor, Shoe Lane, London
Description London : George Cowie, 1824 
x, 207 pages ; 20 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK409.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK4291.

Notes

National Library of Australia's Ferguson copy (FC) in blue binding.

National Library of Australia's NL copy half bound in green leather with marbled boards, end-papers and edges is inscribed "Edited & chiefly written by Geo. Daniel" and is said to be George Daniel's own copy.

National Library of Australia's NL copy in purple boards is inscribed John Sprot inside the front cover; embossed Commonwealth Parliament Library, Pertherick Collection.

Appendix no. 7 (p.174-207) contains a reprint of: Michael Howe, the last and worst of the bush-rangers of Van Diemen's Land / [formerly attributed to T.E. Wells, but compiled, printed and published by Andrew Bent in 1819].

National Library of Australia's copy at NK409 is inscribed "Charles Tindal from C. Stokes Nov. 1824".

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK409, NK4291.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 938

Subjects Howe, Michael, 1787-1818.  |  Tasmania -- Description and travel.  |  Tasmania -- Economic conditions -- 1803-1851.
Other authors/contributors Bent, Andrew, 1791-1851. Michael Howe, the last and worst of the bush-rangers of Van Diemen's Land  |  Wells, T. E. (Thomas E.), 1782-1833. Michael Howe, the last and worst of the bush-rangers of Van Diemen's Land  |  Daniel, George, 1789-1864, former owner  |  Tindal, Charles John, 1816-1853 former owner
Also Titled

Colony of Van Diemen's Land Curr 1824.

Van Diemen's Land / Curr.

Curr's account of Van Diemen's Land price 5s. bds.

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