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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 404

    BUTLER, Samuel. The Hand-Book for Australian Emigrants; being a Descriptive History of Australia. and containing an account of the Climate, Soil, and Natural Productions of New South Wales, South Australia, and Swan River Settlement ... Fifth Thousand. Glasgow [and other places]: W. R. McPhun, 1839. 12° (157 x 100mm). Folding engraved map of Australia, 4-pages of publisher's advertisements at the end (short marginal tear to map, a few light stains). Original cloth lettered in gilt, uncut (some staining and dust-soiling, some fraying at foot of upper joints). Provenance: initials dated June 1839 on front free endpaper. Ferguson 2723.

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    BUTLER, Samuel. The Hand-Book for Australian Emigrants; being a Descriptive History of Australia. and containing an account of the Climate, Soil, and Natural Productions of New South Wales, South Australia, and Swan River Settlement ... Fifth Thousand. Glasgow [and other places]: W. R. McPhun, 1839. 12° (157 x 100mm). Folding engraved map of Australia, 4-pages of publisher's advertisements at the end (short marginal tear to map, a few light stains). Original cloth lettered in gilt, uncut (some staining and dust-soiling, some fraying at foot of upper joints). Provenance: initials dated June 1839 on front free endpaper. Ferguson 2723.


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