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Barrington, George, 1755-1804, The history of New South Wales,, 1810
The history of New South Wales, including Botany Bay, Port Jackson, Parramatta, Sydney and all its dependancies, from the original discovery of the island: with the customs and manners of the natives; and an account of the English colony, from its foundation to the present time. By George Barrington ...
- London, Printed for M. Jones [etc.] 1810.
- Physical Description:
-  p.l., 544,  p. col. front., 15 col. pl. 23 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Full Orbis Record:
- "J. Compton, Printer, Middle Street, Cloth Fair, London."
Plates are hand-colored and engraved by Vincent Woodthorpe.
Although the Prologue (p. 152-153) is indeed probably by Barrington, Abbey attributes this work to one Henry Carter--Cf. Abbey, J.R. Travel, 565.
- Subject Terms:
- Compton, J. -- Printer.Jones, M. -- Publisher.Natural history -- Australia -- New South Wales.New South Wales -- History.Sherwood, Neely, & Jones -- Publisher.
- Wood engravings -- 1810.
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1810.
Stipple engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1810.
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