Early Tasmania The Walker Memorial Volume Papers Read Before The Royal Society of Tasmania During the Years 1888 to 1899

$30.00

1950. First Edition, Third Impression. No inscriptions. Very Good. Excellent folding maps all in very good condition. Red boards bright with gilt titles with little scattered foxing internally. Fading / spotting to spine. Frontis of the author. Chapters include The French in Van Diemen's Land; The English at the Derwent; The Founding of Hobart; The Discovery of Van Diemen's Land in 1642; Abel Janszoon Tasman: His life & Voyages; The Tasmanian Aborigines, The Cartography of Terra Australis & New Holland and more. Also includes 'Some Notes on the Tribal Divisions of the Aborigines of Tasmania'. 294 pp. 

Author: Walker, James Backhouse
Published: 1950 H.H. Pimblett, Government Printer Tasmania
Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good

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