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Australian views / by Captain Wallis, singularly curious, having been engraved on the common sheet copper, employed in coppering the bottoms of ships, by Preston
Bib ID 3017731
Format BookBook
Author
Wallis, James, 1785?-1858
 
Description [London : R. Ackerman, 1821?] 
[12] leaves of plates (some folded) : illustrations ; 49 cm. (fol.) 
Full contents
  • "They afford most correct views of the localities of the Hawkesbury and the Blue Mountains
  • of Sydney Cove from Bennilong Point
  • of Newcastle
  • Black Swans and scenery
  • Kangaroos and scenery
  • Hunter's River and Christ's Church " first ever erected in view of the Pacific Ocean." Port Jackson; North and South heads ; Lieut. Governor O'Connell's romantic villa Vaucluseand singular Rock, Bottle and Glass ; Dawe's Battery, looking up the river ; and very extraordinary representation of Dance of Natives and scenery, taken from nature."
  • Cover.
 
Notes

Cover title.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 843

Subjects New South Wales -- Pictorial works.  |  Sydney Region (N.S.W.) -- Pictorial works.
Other authors/contributors Preston, W. (Walter)

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