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A voyage round the world in the Gorgon man of war, Captain John Parker / performed and written by his widow
Spine title: Parker's voyage around the world.
Bib ID 788199
Format BookBook
Author
Parker, Mary Ann, active 1794-1795
 
Description London : Printed by John Nichols, 1795 
xxxii, 149 pages ; 23 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK678

Notes

"One of the earliest unofficial eye-witness accounts of Australia, and the very first account of the colony by a woman."-- Hordern House

National Library of Australia's FRM F229 (Petherick) copy half bound in maroon leather with marbled boards.

National Library of Australia's FRM F229 (NL) copy half bound in tan leather with marbled boards and end papers, gilt top edge and marbled fore and bottom edges; Angus, Robertson & Shenstone (Sydney) bookseller's label pasted inside front cover; stamped Parliament of the Commonwealth Library, 4630, 12 Feb. 1904.

National Library of Australia's FRM F229 (FC) copy half bound with five raised bands; Hill Bros. (Sydney) bookseller's label pasted inside front cover; title page inscribed in ink, Peter Dillon.

National Library of Australia's FRM F229 (N) copy fully bound in burled leather; stamped Commonwealth of the Parliament Library, 7475, 19 November 1904.

National Library of Australia's NK 678 copy half bound in green cloth and tan leather; bears the bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1795/2).

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK678.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 229

Subjects Gorgon (Ship : Captain = John Parker)  |  Voyages around the world.  |  New South Wales -- Description and travel -- To 1850.
Other authors/contributors Dillon, Peter, 1788-1847, former owner

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