1804 Account of New South Wales David Collins Australia New Zealand Illustrated

COLLINS, David

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One of the earliest & BEST accounts of the history of Australia!

 

David Collins was an 18th-century English politician known for his travel and colonization of the colony of New South Wales in Australia. He published a work on his discoveries which was considered the most trustworthy survey of colonial Australia. It features views of Sydney, plates depicting Aborigines and customs, and other illustrations of new Australian animals including the platypus, wombat, and emu! 

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1804 Account of New South Wales David Collins Australia New Zealand Illustrated

 

One of the earliest & BEST accounts of the history of Australia!

 

David Collins was an 18th-century English politician known for his travel and colonization of the colony of New South Wales in Australia. He published a work on his discoveries which was considered the most trustworthy survey of colonial Australia. It features views of Sydney, plates depicting Aborigines and customs, and other illustrations of new Australian animals including the platypus, wombat, and emu! 

 

Item number: #4732

Price: $1950

 

COLLINS, David

 

An account of the English Colony in New South Wales, from its first settlement in January 1788, to August 1801 : to which are added some particulars of New Zealand

 

London : Printed by A. Strahan for T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1804.

 

Details:

  • Collation: Complete with all pages
    • [2], xvii, (5), 288, 299-322, 313-562
    • 23 engravings
  • References: Ferguson 390; Wantrup 21
  • Language: English
  • Binding: Leather; tight & secure
  • Size: ~10.75in X 9in (27cm x 22.5cm)
  • Extremely rare and desirable with auction and price comparisons at upwards of $4,000

 

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4732

Category

Voyages & Exploration & Maps

Authors

COLLINS, David

Printing Date

19th Century

Language

English

Binding

Leather

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete