BACKHOUSE, JAMES. 1794-1869. Narrative of a Visit to the Australian Colonies. London: Hamilton, Adams. York: Linney, 1843.
Lot 6085
BACKHOUSE, JAMES. 1794-1869. Narrative of a Visit to the Australian Colonies. London: Hamilton, Adams. York: Linney, 1843.
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BACKHOUSE, JAMES. 1794-1869.
Narrative of a Visit to the Australian Colonies. London: Hamilton, Adams. York: Linney, 1843.
8vo. xviii, 560, cxliv pp. With 15 plates (1 folding) and 3 folding maps. Original cloth stamped in blind, spine gilt-lettered. Some foxing to plates and maps, expertly recased and endpapers renewed.
Provenance: Sarah & Hannah Goad (neat ownership inscription dated 1842 on title).

FIRST EDITION. Ferguson 3558 ("contains minute and valuable information").
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