The Land of Promise. Being an Authentic and Impartial History of the Rise and Progress of the New British Province of South Australia .. by One who is going

Adelaide, Gillingham Printers, 1988 [facsimile edition, first thus]/ 1839.

Octavo, [xii], viii, 224, [9] (advertisements) pages plus 4 plates, 2 folding maps and a folding table.

Gilt-decorated cloth; a fine copy.

Number 40 of only 300 copies. A facsimile of the first edition, with a new introduction by Rob Linn on the views and life of John Stephens, plus reproductions of the title page and preface of the second edition, also published in 1839 (with the latter the only distinguishing points between the first and second editions).

Item #114272

Price: $110.00

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