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My Home in Tasmania; or, Nine Years in Australia by  Charles MEREDITH - First - 1853 - from Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books (SKU: 13414)

My Home in Tasmania; or, Nine Years in Australia

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My Home in Tasmania; or, Nine Years in Australia

by MEREDITH, Charles

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  • hardcover
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1853 1ed Tasmania Australia Meredith Aborigines Poison Animals Plants Sydney

'My Home in Tasmania' is a travel account with descriptions of the settlement, settlers, their manners, and Tasmanian plants and animals. Meredith includes information on Sydney, gardens, prisoner-servants, colonial roads, eastern marshes, black swans, kelp forests, oysters, orchards, aborigines, tiger, poison fanged snakes, wasps, mawpawk, and much more!

This 1859 first American edition includes reproductions of black and white pen and ink drawings.

Item number: #13414

Price: $499

MEREDITH, Charles

My Home in Tasmania; or, Nine Years in Australia

New York: Bunce and Brother, 1853. First American Edition.


Details:

· Collation: Complete with all pages

o x, 370, [8]

o 6 plates

· Language: English

· Binding: Hardcover; tight & secure

o Cloth

· Size: ~7.5in X 5.5in (19cm x 14cm)

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Bookseller
Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
13414
Title
My Home in Tasmania; or, Nine Years in Australia
Author
MEREDITH, Charles
Format/binding
Hardcover; tight & secure
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Bunce and Brother
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1853
Keywords
1853 1ed Tasmania Australia Meredith Aborigines Poison Animals Plants Sydneyrare, antique, old, first edition, 1st state, provenance, signed, inscribed, dust jacket, vellum, manuscript, engravings, illustrations, leather, plates, maps, antiquarian

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