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From St Petersburg to Port Jackson : Russian Travellers' Tales of Australia 1807-1912

By: Windle, Kevin; Gover, Elena; Massov, Alexander

Price: $47.00

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290557


MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 291 pages throughout the century, other Russian ships called at Hobart, Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide, and their officers recorded their impressions of colonial Australia, the convict system, the indigenous peoples, the life of the settlers and the wild life of the continent. This collection of official reports, travel notes and memoirs by ships’ officers and other Russian travellers offers a uniqu... View more info