Reflections on the Colony of New South Wales

By: Caley, George; Edited by J.E.B. Currey

Price: $20.00

Quantity: 1 available


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages - have been partially erased. 23 9pages. George Caley, explorer and Natural History collector for Sir Joseph Banks, lived for 10 years at Parramatta [1800-1810] and during this time he sent detailed and lengthy letters to Banks, ranging from descriptions of new specimens and his explorations to reports of colonial life under Governor King. Currey has edited these into a very readable account of life in the struggling colony.

Title: Reflections on the Colony of New South Wales

Author Name: Caley, George; Edited by J.E.B. Currey

Categories: Aust-NSW/ACT,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Sydney, Lansdowne Press: 1966

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: ID274963

Keywords: Australiana exploration History Natural History New South Wales xAddToOLBs,