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Journal of an expedition into the interior of tropical Australia, in search of a route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria / by Sir T.L. Mitchell
Ferguson spine title: Journey into Tropical Australia.
Bib ID 2952771
Format BookBook
Author
Mitchell, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1855
 
Description London : Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1848 
xiv, 437 pages, [19] leaves of plates (some folded) : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK3063.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK4024.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK4384.

Hallstrom Pacific Collection.

Summary

Chapter on general ecology; many contacts with natives on journey; Author interested in the telepathy of his Aboriginal guide.

Notes

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK3063, NK4024, NK4384.

Spine title: Tropical Australia.

National Library of Australia's FC F4828 copy is bound in maroon leather with red cloth boards, five raised bands on the spine and gilt decorations on the leather edges and spine lettering. The top of the text block has gilt edging, the endpapers are a pale pink rag paper, and a red silk ribbon bookmark. This copy includes a note describing the purchase details in Ferguson's own hand.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 4828.

Subjects Psychology - Parapsychology.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  New South Wales -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Queensland -- Discovery and exploration.  |  East Queensland (E Qld SF55, SF56)  |  Northern New South Wales (N NSW SH55, SH56)  |  Queensland Gulf country (Qld SE54)  |  Gulf of Carpentaria (SD53, SD54, SE54)  |  Sydney (NSW SI56-05)  |  Southwest New South Wales (SW NSW SI54, SI55)  |  South West Queensland (SW Qld SG54, SG55, SH54, SH55)
Also Titled

Tropical Australia.

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