A SHORT ACCOUNT OF A VOYAGE AROUND THE GLOBE IN H.M.S. CALCUTTA 1803-1804

By: Pateshall, Nicholas (Edited by Marjorie Tipping)

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93pp., b/white frontis halftone plate, plus several full-page line-drawings, together with small chapter-header illustrations (all alike). Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Blue boards undamaged, bright gilt illustration on front board. Trivial flecks on front endpaper, else textblock unmarked. Monochrome-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn and flecked on reverse. Edited by Marjorie Tipping, a foremost authority on early Victorian and Tasmanian colonial history, this is a short, transcribed account, by Third Lieutenant Nicholas Lechmere Pateshall (1781-1854), of H.M.S. Calcutta's voyage to New Holland and a brief settlement at Sullivan's Bay, Port Phillip . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Acks., Introduction, Nicholas Pateshall. Pateshall's Journal. Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 260g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.

Title: A SHORT ACCOUNT OF A VOYAGE AROUND THE GLOBE IN H.M.S. CALCUTTA 1803-1804

Author Name: Pateshall, Nicholas (Edited by Marjorie Tipping)

Categories: Letters/Correspondence/Diaries, Australian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Carlton, Victoria, Australia, Queensberry Hill Press: 1980

ISBN Number: 0909174202

ISBN Number 13: 9780909174200

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013512

Keywords: History, Australia, Port Phillip (Victoria), Colonial Settlements (Victoria), Journals, Travel and Description, Pateshall, Nicholas Lechmere (1781-1854), Tipping, Marjorie, Sullivan Bay (Victoria)