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The Davidson collection : Australian and Pacific voyages and travels from the library of Mr. Rodney D. Davidson, A.O., O.B.E. : first sale : from Terra Australis to Australia
Bib ID 3356421
Format BookBook
Author
Davidson, Rodney, 1933-
 
Description [Armadale, Vic.] : Australian Book Auctions, [2005] 
ca. 208 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 27 cm. 
Summary

History of the Australiana collection of Rodney Davidson; catalogue of auction items; includes works with Indigenous content from early Dutch accounts to early nineteenth century colonial works.

Notes

"First sale Monday 7 March 2005 at 7.00 pm."--Cover.

Includes index.

Also issued in a limited ed. of 150 numbered casebound copies, signed by Rodney Davidson and Jonathan Wantrup.

Bibliography: p. [205]-[208].

Library's copy is no. 101 of limited ed.

Subjects Davidson, Rodney, 1933- -- Library.  |  Australian Book Auctions -- Catalogs.  |  Book auctions -- Victoria -- Catalogs  |  Rare books -- Australia -- Catalogs  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Settlement and contacts.  |  Libraries - Collections and acquisitions.  |  Art - Artists - Non-Indigenous.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- Catalogs.  |  Australia -- History -- Catalogs.  |  Pacific Area -- Discovery and exploration -- Catalogs.  |  Pacific Area -- History -- Catalogs.  |  Australia.
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