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Narrative of a voyage from Sydney to Torres' Straits : in search of the survivors of the Charles Eaton, in His Majesty's colonial schooner Isabella, C.M. Lewis, commander / by William Edward Brockett
Bib ID 7763377
Format BookBook
Author
Brockett, William Edward, author
 
Description Sydney : Henry Bull, 1836 
vii, 54 pages, [12] leaves of plates : illustrations, 1 portrait ; 23 cm 
Notes

"With twenty-nine illustrations"--Cover.

"London: Sold by J. Cross, 18 Holborn, 1837"--Cover.

“The title page is identical with the Sydney edition (see Ferguson, 2095) and is similarly dated 1836 but the wrapper of this, the English edition, has the London imprint with the date 1837. The sheets appear to be the original sheets printed in Sydney, new wrappers suitable to an English edition having been printed either in Sydney or London”—Bibliography of Australia, p. 305.

Illustrations drawn by W. H. Fernyhough.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 2239

Subjects Lewis, C. M.  |  Charles Eaton (Ship)  |  Isabella (Ship : Captain = C. M. Lewis)  |  Torres Strait Islanders.  |  Torres Strait Islands (Qld.) -- Description and travel.
Other authors/contributors Fernyhough, W. H. (William Henry), 1809-1849  |  Lewis, C. M
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