Collins, David. AN ACCOUNT OF THE ENGLISH COLONY IN NEW SOUTH WALES: With Remarks on the Dispositions, Customs, Manners &c. of the Native Inhabitants of that Country. To which are added, some Particulars of New Zealand; compiled, by Permission, from the MSS. of Lieutenant-Governor King. By David Collins, Esquire. [An Account of a Voyage performed by Captain Flinders and Mr. Bass; by which the Existence of a Strait separating Van Diemen's Land from the Continent of New Holland was ascertained. Abstracted from the Journal of Mr. Bass. By Lieutenant-Colonel Collins, of the Royal Marines, {- Vol. II}] Late Judge-Advocate and Secretary of the Colony. Illustrated by Engravings. 2 vols., 4to, Facsimile of First Edition; Vol. I, pp. [ii], xx, xl, 622(last 3 blank); 2 charts (1 folding), 18 plates, 4 text illustrations; Vol. II, pp. [ii], xvi, 336; 1 full-page chart, 5 plates (4 coloured) & 4 text illustrations (2 coloured); 12 appendices, including vocabulary, postscript; original buckram; a nice set. [Adelaide; Libraries Board of South Australia; 1971].
***Australiana Facsimile Editions, No. 76 (1002 sets produced). Originally published London, Printed for T. Cadell, Jun. and W. Davies, 1798-1802. #6438

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