The Diary of the Reverend Robert Knopwood 1803-1838. First Chaplain of Van Diemen's Land.

By: KNOPWOOD, Rev. Robert : edited by Mary Nicholls.

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4to. 738pp. Bound in full red pebble-grained leather, maroon title label, raised bands, gilt decorations and rules. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0909479003 ***Not a publisher's binding; only 750 copies of this book were issued, all in the standard format of black linen and a grey dustwrapper. Executed by the Dove Bindery of Melbourne, possibly for the Tasmanian bibliophile Peter Benson Walker. The number bound thus is not known, possibly ten or so. A matching binding was made for a similar number of copies of the same publisher's Journal of Charles O'Hara Booth (1981).

Title: The Diary of the Reverend Robert Knopwood 1803-1838. First Chaplain of Van Diemen's Land.

Author Name: KNOPWOOD, Rev. Robert : edited by Mary Nicholls.

Categories: Tasmania,

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Historical Research Association: 1977

Seller ID: 19590

Keywords: diaries history religion tasmania Van Diemen's Land,