The Resource Journals of two expeditions of discovery in North-west and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39, ... describing many newly discovered, important, and fertile districts, with observations on the moral and physical condition of the Aboriginal inhabitants, &c. &c., by George Grey

Journals of two expeditions of discovery in North-west and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39, ... describing many newly discovered, important, and fertile districts, with observations on the moral and physical condition of the Aboriginal inhabitants, &c. &c., by George Grey

Label
Journals of two expeditions of discovery in North-west and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39, ... describing many newly discovered, important, and fertile districts, with observations on the moral and physical condition of the Aboriginal inhabitants, &c. &c.
Title
Journals of two expeditions of discovery in North-west and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39, ... describing many newly discovered, important, and fertile districts, with observations on the moral and physical condition of the Aboriginal inhabitants, &c. &c.
Statement of responsibility
by George Grey
Title variation
North-west and Western Australia, 1837-1839
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
See 1st ed. for annotation and additional subject headings
Cataloging source
WLB
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1812-1898
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Grey, George
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Grey, George
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Natural history
  • Physical geography
  • Explorers
  • Names, Geographical
  • Western Australia
  • Western Australia
Label
Journals of two expeditions of discovery in North-west and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39, ... describing many newly discovered, important, and fertile districts, with observations on the moral and physical condition of the Aboriginal inhabitants, &c. &c., by George Grey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Copy no. 227 of a limited edition of 300 copies
  • Facsim. of ed. published London : T. & W. Boone, 1841
  • Library also holds facsim. ed. publ. by Hesperian Press, 1983-84 and T. & W. Boone, 1841 ed
Contents
Vol. 2 : Appendices (A) Genealogical list, to shew the manner in which a native family becomes divided -- (B) Mount Fairfax, the Wizard Hills, and Champion Bay -- (C) Contributions towards the geographical distribution of the Mamalia of Australia, with notes on some recently discovered species / J.E. Gray -- (D) A list of birds of the western coast, furnished by Mr. Gould. -- (E) A catalogue of the species of reptiles and amphibia hitherto described as inhabiting Australia, with a description of some new species from Western Australia, and some remarks on their geographical distribution / John Edward Gray -- (F) Notes on some insects from King George's Sound, collected and presented to the British Museum / Capt. George Grey
Control code
000024412735
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Facsim. ed.
Extent
2 v. (xiv, 412 p., [7] leaves of plates; vii, 482 p., [11] leaves of plates)
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from ATSIC
Other physical details
ill., 2 maps (folded)
Label
Journals of two expeditions of discovery in North-west and Western Australia, during the years 1837, 38, and 39, ... describing many newly discovered, important, and fertile districts, with observations on the moral and physical condition of the Aboriginal inhabitants, &c. &c., by George Grey
Publication
Note
  • Copy no. 227 of a limited edition of 300 copies
  • Facsim. of ed. published London : T. & W. Boone, 1841
  • Library also holds facsim. ed. publ. by Hesperian Press, 1983-84 and T. & W. Boone, 1841 ed
Contents
Vol. 2 : Appendices (A) Genealogical list, to shew the manner in which a native family becomes divided -- (B) Mount Fairfax, the Wizard Hills, and Champion Bay -- (C) Contributions towards the geographical distribution of the Mamalia of Australia, with notes on some recently discovered species / J.E. Gray -- (D) A list of birds of the western coast, furnished by Mr. Gould. -- (E) A catalogue of the species of reptiles and amphibia hitherto described as inhabiting Australia, with a description of some new species from Western Australia, and some remarks on their geographical distribution / John Edward Gray -- (F) Notes on some insects from King George's Sound, collected and presented to the British Museum / Capt. George Grey
Control code
000024412735
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Facsim. ed.
Extent
2 v. (xiv, 412 p., [7] leaves of plates; vii, 482 p., [11] leaves of plates)
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from ATSIC
Other physical details
ill., 2 maps (folded)

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