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xxiv, + 196pp., intext b/white halftone plates plus a facsimile advertisement. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Sepia, art-illustrated ('Hobart Town from the Harbour, 1927' by Barthelemy Lauvergne) card wrapper mildly soiled on rear wrap, else nominal edgewear. A former owner's name on inner front wrap, else unmarked. An interesting family history, this book tells of the emigration of Michael Steel and his sister Jane to Van Diemen's Land in 1823 . . . Contents include: Prelims., Abbs., & Metric Equivalents, Acks., Preface, Editorial Note, Introduction, 7 chapters, Appendix, Index. Book weight approx. 360g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.
Title: LANDFALL IN VAN DIEMEN'S LAND: The Steels' Quest for Greener Pastures
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Footscray, Victoria, Australia, Footprint, the Press of the Footscray Institute of Technology: 1990
ISBN Number: 1862970092
ISBN Number 13: 9781862970090
Book Condition: Very Good
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 012994
Keywords: Local History, Family History, Australia, Genealogy, Colonial Australia, Steel Family, Dow, Gwyneth M.