Title Adventures on a Journey to New Holland and The Lonely Deathbed
Publisher Melbourne Lansdowne Press Pty Ltd 1966
Seller ID ID235587
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Illustrated with Black and White plates. First published [in German] in 1801. 128pages. This book was written by a German woman in 1793 just five years after the settlement at Sydney Cove. It is the first novel written with an Australian background and gives great insight into how the people of Europe envisaged the founding of Australia.