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Author Cunningham, Allan, 1791-1839, author

Title Allan Cunningham : journal of a botanist on Norfolk Island in 1830 : a transcription of the botanist's journal while on the island accompanied by contemporary notes by the author / [edited and compiled by] Kevin Mills
Published Jamberoo, N.S.W. : Coachwood Publishing, 2012

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 MELB  581.092 Cunnin Cun/Acj  DUE 23-11-18
Description ix, 98 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Summary Allan Cunnningham, government botanist at the Sydney Botanic Garden in the early 19th century, is known for his exploration of inland NSW. In 1830 his botanical investigations took him to the convict settlement of Norfolk Island. A keen observer, Cunningham documented his visit to the island in his journal, published in full here for the first time
Analysis Australian
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 80-81) and index
Subject Cunningham, Allan 1791-1839 -- Diaries
Cunningham, Allan, 1791-1839 -- Diaries
Botanists -- Australia.
Botany -- Norfolk Island.
Australia -- Discovery and exploration.
Melanesia -- History.
Melanesia.
Genre/Form Diaries.
Author Mills, Kevin, editor
ISBN 9780646579900
Other Titles Journal of a botanist on Norfolk Island in 1830
Transcription of the botanist's journal while on the island accompanied by contemporary notes by the author