JOUFFROY-GAUJA, F.K.; J.P. Beaulieu & J.C. Donatowicz.
Title: Secret Garden at Recherche Bay 1792.
Publisher: [Hobart]  2016
Seller ID: 34372
4to. 96pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 2953563555 *** The garden planted by Felix Lahaye, of the D'Entrecasteaux expedition, which visited Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) in 1792-93, Evidence of its location was apparently discovered (though this is disputed) on private land earmarked for logging in 2003 and prompted a confrontation involving the land owners, the state government, conservationists, historians, aborigines etc etc - the usual bunfight.
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