A Journal of Events. From Melbourne, Port Phillip, to Mount Schank, in the District of Adelaide, New Holland, a Distance of 400 Miles, undertaken in 1843 by Messrs Edward and Fortescue Arthur, Sons of Captain Arthur, R.N., with a Flock of 4000 Sheep..

By: ARTHUR, Edward and Fortescue.

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150 numbered copies, initialled by the publisher. Small 8vo. 48pp. Pea green cloth with title label on upper board, with olive green dustwrapper. Top edges a trifle spotted, otherwise a very good+ clean copy. *** title continues: 'also an account of the difficulties they experienced during a sojourn of twenty months, which ended in the total failure of their enterprise'. First published Knewstub, Sheerness, c1844 (Ferguson 3773).

Title: A Journal of Events. From Melbourne, Port Phillip, to Mount Schank, in the District of Adelaide, New Holland, a Distance of 400 Miles, undertaken in 1843 by Messrs Edward and Fortescue Arthur, Sons of Captain Arthur, R.N., with a Flock of 4000 Sheep..

Author Name: ARTHUR, Edward and Fortescue.

Categories: Australia,

Publisher: Hobart, Sullivan's Cove: 1975

Seller ID: 20389

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