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Mr. Guilfoyle's South Sea Islands adventure on H.M.S. Challenger

Author: W R Guilfoyle; Diana E Hill; Edmée H Cudmore
Publisher: Carlton, Victoria : The Miegunyah Press, 2019. ©2019
Series: Miegunyah Press series, 2nd ser., no. 187.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discover the inspiration for the famed Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria. Mr Guilfoyle's South Sea Islands Adventure on H.M.S. Challenger is Guilfoyle's detailed account of the four months he spent exploring Samoa, the Friendly Islands, Fiji, the New Hebrides and New Caledonia. It is the final book of a glorious trilogy--Mr Guilfoyle's Shakespearian Botany and Mr Guilfoyle's Honeymoon: The Gardens of Europe & Great  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: W R Guilfoyle
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W R Guilfoyle; Diana E Hill; Edmée H Cudmore
ISBN: 0522874029 9780522874020
OCLC Number: 1090683929
Notes: Includes the text of A botanical tour among the South Sea Islands on H.M.S. Challenger, published by Guilfoyle in the Journal of botany, British and foreign (vol. 7, 1869).
Description: 107 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Miegunyah Press series, 2nd ser., no. 187.
Other Titles: A botanical tour among the South Sea Islands on H.M.S. Challenger.
Responsibility: edited by Diana Evelyn Hill & Edmée Helen Cudmore.

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The third in a trilogy of beautifully illustrated works that illuminate the extraordinary genius of William Guilfoyle, which provides his detailed account of the four months he spent exploring Samoa,  Read more...

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