Observations on the Coasts of Van Diemen's Land, on Bass's Strait and its islands, and on part of the coasts of New South Wales; intended to accompany the charts of the late discoveries in those countries.

By: FLINDERS, Matthew.

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(Australiana Facsimile Editions, no 66.) First published 1801 (Ferguson 329). Large 4to. 36pp. Blue synthetic cloth (as issued, without dustwrapper); slight discolouration around the edges. Page edges browned, slight marks left by tape from a previous covering on both endpapers, front free endpaper a little creased near the fore-edge, a little light spotting on early leaves; otherwise clean and in good to very good condition. The edition was 597 copies according to Peade. ***The three charts referred to in the booklet were not issued with it, but separately published by Arrowsmith in 1800 and 1801, and are not included in this issue.

Title: Observations on the Coasts of Van Diemen's Land, on Bass's Strait and its islands, and on part of the coasts of New South Wales; intended to accompany the charts of the late discoveries in those countries.

Author Name: FLINDERS, Matthew.

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Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1965

Seller ID: 10224

Keywords: australia england exploration maritime New South Wales tasmania Van Diemen's Land,