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Illustrated Handbook of Victoria, Australia.  Colonial and Indian Exhibition, London 1886 by  ed  James - Paperback - 1886 - from Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints (SKU: 11807)

Illustrated Handbook of Victoria, Australia. Colonial and Indian Exhibition, London 1886

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Illustrated Handbook of Victoria, Australia. Colonial and Indian Exhibition, London 1886

by Thomson, James, ed

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Very good internally, good + wrappers
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Melbourne: John Ferres, Government Printer, 1886. Paperback. Very good internally, good + wrappers. Presentation copy to Mr. Bradley with the compliments of the Royal Commission of Victoria on the ffep. Extensively illustrated with b&w plates & maps, some folding, with the exception of the "Interior of St. Paul's", which was never bound in. Plates include: MCG, the grandstand; Melbourne New Prince's Bridge; Melbourne University; Carleton Brewery, St. Hubert's Vineyard; J. G. Francis Vineyard in Sunbury; the very last is a folding plate, The Victorian Navy. Large 8vo, 108pp, numerous b&w plates. Blue paper wrappers with title in black on front and back covers inside decorative ruled black borders. Tan cloth spine, no title. Wrappers dusty and chipped at edges. Internally very good.

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Bookseller
Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
11807
Title
Illustrated Handbook of Victoria, Australia. Colonial and Indian Exhibition, London 1886
Author
Thomson, James, ed
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Very good internally, good + wrappers
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
John Ferres, Government Printer
Place of Publication
Melbourne
Date published
1886
Bookseller catalogs
VICTORIA; PRINTS; MAPS;

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Booksellers for over 40 years, members of prominent trade associations (ABAA, ILAB, ANZAAB, IMCOS, ANZMS, PBFA). We are located at Garrison NY, a stone's throw from the Metro North Hudson line train, just over 1 hr. from NYC on the banks of the Hudson River. Books, maps, prints & ephemera bought & sold.

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