OCEANA: The Tempestuous Journey of J.A. Froude, 1884 & 1885

By: Blainey, Geoffrey [Edited by]

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xix, + 211pp. EX-LIBRIS. B/white rescreened engraving [frontis, and intext] illustrations. Book clean. Spine firm, but mildly cocked. Every expected [ex] library identifier is present. Boards lightly bumped. Illustrated, clear plastic covered dustjacket slightly edgeworn, library sticker on spine, and clear tape adhering all to pastedowns. Edited and abridged by Australian historian Geoffrey Blainey, this travel description was originally published as 'Oceana: Or England and her Colonies', Author, 1886. At the time of publication it was both vaunted and strongly criticised [it did contain errors of fact...] However it remains a fascinating insight into 19th century Australia and New Zealand . . . Book weight approx. 540g.

Title: OCEANA: The Tempestuous Journey of J.A. Froude, 1884 & 1885

Author Name: Blainey, Geoffrey [Edited by]

Categories: History - General, Travel and Exploration,

Edition: Abridged Edition

Publisher: North Ryde, N.S.W., Australia, Methuen Haynes: 1985

ISBN Number: 0454007310

ISBN Number 13: 9780454007312

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Good

Type: Ex-Library

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 004298

Keywords: Voyages, Travel, Adventure, 19th Century Travel, Ex-Libris, Froude, James Anthony, 1818-1894