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Two expeditions into the interior of southern Australia, during the years 1828, 1829, 1830, and 1831 : with observations on the soil, climate and general resources of the colony of New South Wales / by Charles Sturt
Bib ID 860391
Format BookBook
Author
Sturt, Charles, 1795-1869
 
Edition 2nd ed. 
Description London : Smith, Elder, 1834 
2 volumes : illustrations (some colour), 2 maps ; 23 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK1892.

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National Library of Australia's FRM F1853 (N) copy is best: fully bound in blue leather by J. Wright with five raised bands, gilt edges and decorations including stamped supralibros (Royal Coat of Arms) on front covers; in blue slipcase with the 2 volume, 1849 edition of 'Narrative of an expedition into Central Australia ....' (Ferguson 5202); both editions are presentation copies from the author.

National Library of Australia's FRM F1853 (NL) copy fully bound by Petam bookbinding in maroon cloth with speckled edges; stamped 'Australia House, Australian Reference Library, London W.C.2'.

National Library of Australia's NK1892 set in green slipcase; bears the bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1820/16).

National Library of Australia's FC F1853 (FC1) copy is a two volume set, trimmed and half-bound with brown marbled boards; heavily stamped 1826, 'Australian Subscription Library'; volume 2 also stamped 'Free Public Library New South Wales, Sydney'; volume 1 embossing indicates sold by the authority of the Trustee of the Public Library of New South Wales. The maps are hand coloured.

National Library of Australia's FC F1853 (FC2) copy is a two volume set, bound in green textured cloth with pale yellow endpapers. The maps are hand coloured.

Library's GMM copy has bookseller's description tipped in and bears the ex-libris bookplate of Gregory M. Mathews.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 1853

Subjects Sturt, Charles, 1795-1869.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Murray River (N.S.W.-S.A.) -- Discovery and exploration.  |  New South Wales -- Discovery and exploration.  |  South Australia -- Discovery and exploration.
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Sturt's expeditions into Australia.

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