A Biographical Sketch of Colonel William Light, the Founder of Adelaide and the First Surveyor-General of the Province of South Australia. Colonel William LIGHT, Thomas GILL.
A Biographical Sketch of Colonel William Light, the Founder of Adelaide and the First Surveyor-General of the Province of South Australia

A Biographical Sketch of Colonel William Light, the Founder of Adelaide and the First Surveyor-General of the Province of South Australia

Adelaide, Royal Geographical Society of South Australia, 1911 [enlarged edition].

Octavo, [viii], 108, [vi], 84 pages plus 18 plates, 2 folding maps and 2 folding facsimile documents.

Gilt-pictorial vellum, top edge gilt, others uncut; a few trifling surface blemishes to the front panel; essentially a fine copy with the 'With Compliments' slip from the Board of Governors of the Public Library, Museum and Art Gallery of SA mounted on the front pastedown.

Number 31 of only 200 copies numbered and signed by Thomas Gill. This is a deluxe, enlarged edition of a work first published as the Supplement to Volume 11 of the Proceedings of the RGSSA in the same year. The extra material includes text, maps and facsimile documents.

Item #106739

Price (AUD): $600.00

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