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Explorations in Australia : the journals of John McDouall Stuart during the years 1858, 1859, 1860, 1861, & 1862, when he fixed the centre of the continent and successfully crossed it from sea to sea

Author: John McDouall StuartWilliam Hardman, SirRobert HallGeorge French AngasEdward WellerAll authors
Publisher: London, Saunders, Otley, and Co., London : Saville and Edwards 1864.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Photographic prints
Albumen prints
Diaries
Maps
Named Person: John McDouall Stuart; John McDouall Stuart; John McDouall Stuart
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John McDouall Stuart; William Hardman, Sir; Robert Hall; George French Angas; Edward Weller; John Gould; Arthur Adams; Ferdinand von Mueller
OCLC Number: 6010219
Notes: Frontispiece is a mounted oval albumen photograph (portrait of Stuart), signed: "Professor Hall, photo. Adelaide, Apr. 1883."
With two maps by Edward Weller (hand-colored lithographs).
One map on folded leaf (82 x 30 cm). Has title: "Map of Stuart's discoveries in the continent of Australia from 1858 to 1862, also fixing the centre." Signed: Edwd. Weller, F.R.G.S., Red Lion Square. Showing tracks of journeys in 1861 and 1862; relief shown by hachures. Scale: Approximately 1:2,918,400.
Appendix (pages 485-507) comprises "On a collection of birds from central Australia," by John Gould, from the Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, June 9, 1863; "Descriptions of new species of freshwater shells collected by Mr. F.G. Waterhouse, during J. McDouall Stuart's overland journey from Adelaide to the north-west Coast of Australia," by Arthur Adams and G. French Angas, from the Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, November 10, 1863; and "Enumeration of the plants collected during Mr. J. McDouall Stuart's expeditions across the Australian continent in 1860, 1861, and 1862," by Ferdinand Mueller.
Includes index.
Description: 3 unnumbered pages, vi-xxii pages, 2 unnumbered pages, 511 pages, 15 unnumbered leaves of plates (1 folded) : illustrations, color maps, portrait ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Map of Stuart's discoveries in the continent of Australia from 1858 to 1862, also fixing the centre.
Journals of John McDouall Stuart during the years 1858, 1859, 1860, 1861, & 1862, when he fixed the centre of the continent and successfully crossed it from sea to sea
Responsibility: edited from Mr. Stuart's manuscript by William Hardman, M.A., F.R.G.S., &c. ; with maps, a photographic portrait of Mr. Stuart, and twelve engravings drawn on wood by George French Angas, from sketches taken during the different expeditions.

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