Sprent's Hobart, circa 1845.


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in Volume 101, pp 49-63, 8 maps/plans (one folding), 1 graph, 3 tables, 6 photographic illustrations. In the dun printed wrappers, as issued, slight silverfishing to lower spine. The comprehensive survey of Hobart Town by James Sprent was carried out towards the end of a period of rapid population growth. The author uses also data from the 1847 valuation of property, and describes the patterns from this time still evident in the modern city.

Title: Sprent's Hobart, circa 1845.

Author Name: SOLOMON, R.J.

Categories: Tasmania,

Publisher: Hobart, Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania: 1967

Seller ID: 9969

Keywords: geography hobart tasmania urban history,