The Southern World. Journal of a Deputation from the Wesleyan Conference to Australia and Polynesia: Including Notices of a Visit to the Gold-Fields

By: Young, Robert (Rev.)

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Spine poor with tears to joints. Text block in good plus condition. 4" split to cloth in front joint. 1 1/2" split to cloth in rear joint. 3/4" closed tear to cloth at head of spine. Spine cloth brittle. Gutter broken at front hinge. Gutter just starting at rear hinge. Front free endpaper torn out. Owner's signature on front pastedown. Minor foxing to half-title page, title page and following leaf. Slight foxing to some other leaves. Suitable for rebacking.; "Third Thousand" edition. xii, 456 pages. Red-brown cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Blind-stamped pattern to boards. Dimensions: 7 3/4" by 5". "It was the Author's intention to have offered some suggestions on Emigration; but having seen that other writers have anticipated him, and furnished much suitable advice to emigrants, the only remarks which he would now venture to make on the subject are these: If people are doing well at home, they had better be content to remain there, lest, like many he has met with, they should change for the worse." - from the author's preface. ; 8vo

Title: The Southern World. Journal of a Deputation from the Wesleyan Conference to Australia and Polynesia: Including Notices of a Visit to the Gold-Fields

Author Name: Young, Robert (Rev.)

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, Hamilton, Adams, and Co.: 1855

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 4615