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The British Colonies : their history, extent, condition and resources / by R. Montgomery Martin
Bib ID 3419249
Format BookBook
Author
Martin, Robert Montgomery, 1803?-1868
 
Edition [Supplemental division ed.] 
Description London : London Printing and Publishing Company, [between 1855 and 1860?] 
4 v. in 2 (xxiv, 744, 175 p., 41 leaves of plates ; ii, 384, ii, 208, 188, 48 leaves of plates) : ill., maps, ports ; 29 cm. 
Full contents
  • Vol. I. British North America
  • Vol. II. Australia
  • Vol. III. New Zealand, Tasmania, etc.
  • Vol. IV. Africa and the West Indies.
 
Notes

The Australian volume has 3 supplemental chapters.

Subjects Great Britain -- Colonies -- Australia.  |  Australia -- History -- 1788-1900.  |  Australia -- Economic conditions -- 1788-1851.  |  Australia -- Social conditions -- 1788-1851.  |  Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Administration.  |  Australia -- Description and travel -- 1851-1900.  |  Tasmania -- History -- 1803-1851.  |  New Zealand -- History -- 19th century.  |  Africa -- History -- 19th century.  |  West Indies -- History.

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