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Narrative of a survey of the intertropical and western coasts of Australia : performed between the years 1818 and 1822 / by Phillip Parker King ; introduction by Marsden Hordern ; bibliographical note by Paul Brunton
Bib ID 5813683
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
King, Phillip Parker, 1791-1856, author
Edition Facsimile edition. 
Description Adelaide, SA : Friends of the State Library of South Australia Inc, 2012 
2 volumes : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9781876154677

Australiana facsimile editions ; no. 225.


For annotation see record for RB K543.77/N1.


"With an appendix, containing various subjects relating to hydrography and natural history. Illustrated by plates, charts and wood-cuts. Two volumes."

"This book was scanned from a copy of the 1827 edition held in the State Library of South Australia" --Title page verso.

Facsimile edition of 1827 edition.

"Cover and endpaper design Stephen Bowers"--Title page verso.

Includes decorative on end papers.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Bathurst (Ship)  |  Mermaid (Ship)  |  Hydrography -- Australia.  |  Natural history -- Australia.  |  Weapons.  |  Art - Crafts - Baskets and basketmaking.  |  Costume and clothing - Nose pegs and piercing.  |  Animals - Mammals - Marsupials - Kangaroos / Wallabies.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Food - Preparation - Cooking.  |  Housing - Shelters.  |  Animals - Invertebrates - Crustacea and molluscs - Oysters.  |  Art - Rock art - Painting.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Plant names.  |  Trade and exchange.  |  Costume and clothing - Armbands, bracelets etc.  |  Technology - Stone - Ground.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Food - Meat - Seal.  |  Art - Crafts - Leather and skin works - Cloaks.  |  Transport - Water - Canoes.  |  Food - Meat - Turtle.  |  Technology - Wood - Fire sticks.  |  Material culture - Human hair objects and decorations.  |  Material culture - Fur and skin objects and decorations.  |  Habitation - Camps.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Word lists.  |  Technology - Utensils.  |  Art - Rock art - Engraving.  |  Australia -- Description and travel -- To 1850.  |  Southwest New South Wales (SW NSW SI54, SI55)  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)  |  Clack Island (Qld SE Cape York Flinders Group SD55-09)  |  Caledon Bay (East Arnhem Land SD53-04)  |  Palm Island (NE Qld SE55-10)  |  Oyster Harbour (SW WA SI50-11, SI50-15)  |  Pilbara area (WA SF50, SF51, SG50)  |  Port Macquarie (NSW N Coast SH56-14)  |  Sydney (NSW SI56-05)  |  Eden / Twofold Bay (NSW Far S Coast SJ55-08)  |  Yermalner / Melville Island (NT SC52-16)  |  Northern New South Wales (N NSW SH55, SH56)  |  Tasmania (Tas)  |  Endeavour River (Qld SE Cape York SD55-13)  |  Albany / King George Sound (SW WA SI50-11, SI50-15)  |  Port Essington (West Arnhem Land NT SC53-13)  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Horden, Marsden  |  Brunton, Paul, 1950-  |  Bowers, Stephen, approximately 1954-  |  State Library of South Australia. Friends
Available From GPO Box 419 Adelaide SA 5001 


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