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Remarks on board His Majesty's Ship Tamar : in a voyage from England to Port Praia, Cape of Good Hope, New South Wales, and from thence along the coast of Australia, to Port Essington in the Cobourg Peninsula, and thence to Bathurst and Melville Islands, Apsley's Straits, between 27th February & the 13th of November 1824; and continued in the ship Countess of Harcourt, to the Isle of France, to 7th February 1825 / Henry Ennis
Bib ID 2562779
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Ennis, Henry
 
Edition Limited ed. 
Printer Mitcham, Victoria : Gardner Printing Co. (Vic.) Proprietary Limited
Description South Melbourne, Victoria : Richard Griffin Publisher Pty Ltd, 1983 
34 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm. 
ISBN 0959303014
Notes

Cover title: The voyage of the Tamar, 1824. Title on spine: A voyage to New South Wales.

Limited edition of 160 copies. Numbers 1-10 are bound in full leather and signed by Donald Friend.

"The text printed here, for the first time in book form, pretty much as it appeared in issues 413 to 417 of 'The Monthly Magazine', published in London from August, 1825." Kenneth Hince (from the Foreword).

"Decorations [frontispiece and title page] by Donald Friend. Designed and edited by Richard Griffin."

"Typeset and printed in Australia on handmade Australian paper by Gardner Printing Co. (Vic.) Proprietary Limited, 36 Thornton Crescent, Mitcham, Victoria, 3132, and handbound by Peter Marsh at The Dove Bindery."

Binding

Deluxe edition in full calf with canvas slipcase. Standard edition in quarter calf and cloth binding by Peter Marsh. Both issued with a dustwrapper. 

Subjects Ennis, Henry.  |  Tamar (Ship)  |  Voyages and travels.  |  Port Essington (N.T.) -- History.  |  Northern Territory -- Description and travel -- To 1850.
Other authors/contributors Friend, Donald, 1915-1989, illustrator  |  Griffin, Richard, 1934-1991, editor, book designer  |  Hince, Kenneth, writer of foreword  |  Marsh, Peter, binder
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Voyage to New South Wales

Voyage of the Tamar, 1824

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