My Home in Tasmania, During a Residence of Nine Years [Two volumes]

By: Meredith, Charles (Mrs) [Louisa Ann (1812-1895)]

Price: NZ$350.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Volume One is lacking the frontispiece and 1 plate. Otherwise good. Ex-library, with rubber stamp "Chapman's Select Library" on title pages and several leaves. Library bookplates removed from front pastedown endpapers. Clothboards faded with dampstains. Signs of label removal from head of spines. A 1" chip to blank inner corner of title leaf of Volume One. ; Uncommon. Two volumes. Volume One: [2], xiii, [3], 274 pages + [2] pages advertisements. Lacking the frontispiece and 1 plate. Engraved vignette illustrations on title page and 6 other pages. Volume Two: [2], v, [3], 275 pages + [1] pages advertisements + frontispiece + 1 plate. Engraved vignette illustrations on title page and 6 other pages. Both volumes: publisher's green blind-stamped cloth baords, with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 201 x 120mm. [Reference: Ferguson 12506 - "An interesting account of early Tasmania, with charming illustrations, from sketches by the Bishop of Tasmania and by the author."]

Title: My Home in Tasmania, During a Residence of Nine Years [Two volumes]

Author Name: Meredith, Charles (Mrs) [Louisa Ann (1812-1895)]

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1852

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 20911