Savage Life and Scenes in Australia and New Zealand. Being an Artist's Impressions of Countries and People at the Antipodes. George French ANGAS.
Savage Life and Scenes in Australia and New Zealand. Being an Artist's Impressions of Countries and People at the Antipodes
Savage Life and Scenes in Australia and New Zealand. Being an Artist's Impressions of Countries and People at the Antipodes

Savage Life and Scenes in Australia and New Zealand. Being an Artist's Impressions of Countries and People at the Antipodes

Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia, 1969 [facsimile edition]/ 1847 [second edition].

Octavo, two volumes, xii, 339 and [ii], viii, 280 pages with 8 illustrations plus 12 plates (all by the author).

Synthetic cloth; an excellent set.

Presentation set. The first volume is inscribed in the date of issue to Cecil David Mattingley, DFC (and husband of Christobel Mattingley). Beneath the inscription the signatures of the members of the Prince Alfred College First VIII, plus the Cox. A newspaper clipping showing Mattingley with the first VIII, with slightly different members, is loosely inserted. With chapters on the Aborigines of South Australia (39 pages plus an illustration and 2 plates) and New South Wales (24 pages plus a 10-page appendix with 2 tinted plates). Peade A184: 1116 sets.

Item #118971

Price: $75.00