Voyages in a Caravan : the illustrated logs of Frank Styant Browne.


Published with the support of the Friends of the Launceston Library. Special issue: #22 of 100 copies (numbering sticker on rear endpaper), bound in full brown leather with mounted illustration on the upper board. Oblong 4to. 128pp, 88 photographic illustrations, 2 maps. A fine clean copy. ***The 'logs' of two journeys made by Browne and Joshua Higgs Jr, in a caravan, around northern Tasmania in 1896 and 1899, along with the photographs taken along the way (presumably these are the 41 photographs numbered). Browne was a pharmacist and pioneer in the field of X-rays in Tasmania, and a keen amateur photographer. Higgs was an architect, surveyor and artist.

Title: Voyages in a Caravan : the illustrated logs of Frank Styant Browne.

Author Name: BROWNE, Frank Styant : edited by Paul Richards, Barbara Valentine & Peter Richardson.

Categories: Tasmania,

Publisher: Launceston Library / Brobok: 2002

Seller ID: 15544

Keywords: 19th century cat92 northern tasmania photographs photography tasmania,