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A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson, in New South Wales : including an accurate description of the situation of the colony; of the natives; and of its natural productions / taken on the spot, by Captain Watkin Tench
Bib ID 2324077
Format BookBook
Author
Tench, Watkin, 1759?-1833
 
Description London : Sold by G. Nicol ... and J. Sewell ... , 1793 
xvi, 212 pages, 1 folded leaf of plates : map ; 28 cm. (4to) 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK2389

Notes

Signatures: [a]-bp4s B-2Dp4s 2Ep2s.

With a list of subscribers (p. [ix]-xvi)

Accompanied by a fragment of an unidentified pamphlet containing reports of various deaths and court proceedings.

National Library of Australia's Robinson 372 copy quarter bound in paper boards with paper spine lable; untrimmed; inscribed on t.p., "Hugh Fraser 1799"; also bears the W.S. Robinson bookplate.

One of Library's copies lacks pp.ix-xvi.

National Library of Australia's NK2389 copy in brown slipcase; untrimmed; bears the bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1793/4).

National Library of Australia's FRM F171 (Petherick) copy half bound with marbled boards and edges.

National Library of Australia's FRM F171 copy quarter bound with blue ribbon; stamped Commonwealth of Australia, Library of the Parliament, 19 Jun. 1903, 1141; Angus & Robertson (Melbourne) bookseller's label pasted inside front cover.

Cited In

C & C 7515

ESTC t136607

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 171

Subjects New South Wales -- Description and travel -- To 1850 -- Early works to 1800.  |  New South Wales -- History -- 1788-1851 -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors G. Nicol (Bookseller)  |  J. Sewell (Bookseller)
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Settlement at Port Jackson - Tench.

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