Bonwick, James & Westgarth, W Discovery and Settlement of Port Phillip
Publisher: George Robertson, Melbourne;
Date of Publication: 1856
Stock Code: 3638
SIGNED COPY. Revised. Octavo. 142 pp. Fold-out map frontispiece. Book Condition: Good. Blue cloth with gilt titles to upper board. Gift inscribed by the author to ffep. Inner hinges weak; sporadic foxing and fingermarking, mainly to endpapers. Map has been misfolded with associated creasing and soiling. Cover cloth heavily rubbed and damp stained with wear to corners and spine tips; crease across upper board. Bonwick (1817-1906) was a prolific author, teacher and Archivist for New South Wales; this was the first of his historical works. Scarce.