Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land. Vol I. Part III.

By: Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land.

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Papers XII–XXIV, Proceedings, Miscellanea, Index; pp187-344, [2] (printer's colophon, verso blank); folding table, Plates IX-VIII, double-page Plate XIX at pp258-59, [4]pp (title-page and Contents list for Volume I), [8]pp lists of Officers, Fellows and Honorary Members of the Society. Stab-sewn with titled wrappers drawn on, as issued. A little loss from foot of spine, small silverfish hole in head margin of the front wrapper; the corners of the first few leaves a trifle curled. A good clean copy. ***See Ferguson 5155 (Vol I, Part I only). Includes several contributions by the Lt-Governor, Sir William Denison on engineering subjects; the Colonial Secretary J.E. Bicheno on the potato; papers on coal, wattle-bark (tanning), dams and irrigation, meteorological observations (Launceston) for 1849.

Title: Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land. Vol I. Part III.

Author Name: Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land.

Categories: Tasmania,

Publisher: Hobart Town, Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land: January,1851

Seller ID: 35981

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