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Author Sturt, Charles, 1795-1869.

Title Two expeditions into the interior of southern Australia, during the years 1828, 1829, 1830, and 1831 : with observations on the soil, climate, and general resources of the colony of New South Wales / by Charles Sturt
Published London : Smith, Elder, 1833

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Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 ADPML SPC  919.44042 Stu/Tei  II  LIB USE ONLY
Description 2 volumes (lxxx, 219; 271 pages) : illustrations (some colour), 2 maps ; 23 cm
Series Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK3041. ANL
Summary Encounters with natives; (1). Down Macquarie River, Darling River - natives starving; Advice on how to treat Aborigines (2). Down Murrumbidgee & Murray Rivers; Physical description of natives, eating habits and taboos, population of Murrumbidgee (approx. l00); Natives in diseased condition; Fish nets across the Murray, types of spears; (2nd. ed. 1834. 2v.)
Analysis Australia - Discovery and exploration
Murray River (N.S.W.-S.Aust.) - Discovery and exploration
New South Wales - Discovery and exploration
South Australia - Discovery and exploration
Sturt, Charles, 1795-1869
Notes Bird plates are hand coloured
Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 1704 (longer introduction in v.1 (lxxx), without advertisements) and 1704a variant (pagination order, shorter introduction in v.1 (xxx), advertisements)
National Library of Australia FRM F1704 NL copy ex Railway Institute Library, Redfern Sydney; half bound in brown leather with marbled boards. ANL
National Library of Australia's FC F1704 copy has uncut pages and bears the spine title: Sturt's expeditions in Australia. ANL
National Library of Australia's FRM F1704 N copy full bound in purple leather with with spine title: Strut's [ie Sturt's] southern Australia. ANL
National Library of Australia's NK3041 copy, both volumes are inscribed in ink, "Annabella Wood to G and E Shand" and bear the bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1833/32). ANL
National Library of Australia's Robinson 296 copy bears the bookplate of W.S. Robinson, with volume 1 inscribed in ink, "To Vosborn from the author with his best wishes. July 16th 1833". ANL
National Library of Australia's Robinson and Nan Kivell copies carry advertisements. ANL
Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: http://setis.library.usyd.edu.au/ozlit/pdf/p00096.pdf
Subject Sturt, Charles, 1795-1869.
Australia -- Discovery and exploration.
Murray River (N.S.W.-S.A.) -- Discovery and exploration.
Murray River Region (N.S.W.-S.A.) -- Discovery and exploration
New South Wales -- Discovery and exploration.
South Australia -- Discovery and exploration.
Other Titles Spine title: Sturt's expedition in southern Australia