Item #97893 The Three Colonies of Australia: New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia; Their Pastures, Copper Mines, & Gold Fields. Samuel Sidney.
The Three Colonies of Australia: New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia; Their Pastures, Copper Mines, & Gold Fields

The Three Colonies of Australia: New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia; Their Pastures, Copper Mines, & Gold Fields

London: Ingram, Cooke, and Co., 1853. 2nd ed., 8vo, pp.viii, 404 plus index and ads, b/w frontis, b/w illus. Original cloth boards with pictorial (coat of arms) decoration in gilt and blind-stamped decoration. Prelims foxed. Some pencilled underlining. Pencilled ownership signature on new endpaper. Good condition.

Covers origins of the pastoral system and land leasing, also some account of the Swan River settlement. Item #97893

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