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An account of the state of agriculture & grazing in New South Wales ... / by James Atkinson
Bib ID 2281387
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Atkinson, James, 1795-1834
 
Online Versions
Description London : J. Cross, 1826 
vi, 146 p., [5] leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill. (some col.), 1 map ; 23 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK883

Summary

The first book on Australian agriculture.

Notes

National Library of Australia's FRM F1054 (FC) copy is as issued in paper boards with errata, folding view and map; hand coloured illustrations; inscribed in ink on the free end paper, "JB the gift of his friend JA + [?]ayfellow the author now deceased" - possibly co-executor of Atkinson's will, Alexander Berry (1781-1873); housed in a custom-made green slip case.

National Library of Australia's FRM F1054 (NL, Petherick) copy fully rebound with original boards; untrimmed; embossed Commonwealth Parliament Library, Petherick Collection; lacks errata, folded view and map; in brown slip case.

LNational Library of Australia's FRM F1054 (NL, 2nd Petherick) rebound in half brown calf and marbled boards with five raised bands; label of E. Ben[?], 18 Pall [Mall], London pasted inside front cover; embossed Commonwealth Parliament Library, Petherick Collection; includes errata but not folded view or map; in brown slip case.

National Library of Australia's FRM F1054 (NL, Parliament) copy rebound in half brown calf and marbled boards with five raised bands; Angus, Robertson & Shenstone (Melbourne) booksellers label pasted inside front cover; stamped Parliament of the Commowealth Library; includes folded view and map; in red slip case.

National Library of Australia's NK883 (Nan Kivell) copy in half-bound brown calf and cloth box by Bayntum with false spine and the bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1826/1) pasted inside the lid; rebound in green cloth with original covers laid down; decorative label of Arrowsmiths, map seller and bookseller advertising G.F. Cruchley, seal & copper plate engrager printer (London) pasted inside front cover; includes folded view; map separated to Map collection.

FRM F1054 (FC) copy also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-497669828

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK883.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 1054

Subjects Agriculture -- New South Wales -- History.
Also Titled

Binder's title: State of agriculture in N.S. Wales 1825. Atkinson

Binder's title: Atkinson. State of agriculture & grazing

Binder's title: Atkinson. New South Wales 1826

Exhibited National Library of Australia's FRM F1054 (NL, Petherick) copy exhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, May-November 2019. 

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FC F1054
Copy: Ferguson (FC) collection (hbk)
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FRM F1054
Copy: NL, Parliament (hbk)
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FRM F1054
Copy: Petherick collection, copy 2 (hbk)
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FRM F1054
Copy: Petherick collection (hbk)
Special Collections Reading Room
In Use: Treasures Gallery Exhibition
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NK883
Copy: Nan Kivell collection (hbk)
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