South Australia: Its Advantages and Its Resources

By: Wilkinson, George Blakiston

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Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in full blue leather binding with gilt titles and raised bands to spine with very good plain blue dustjacket , now protected in our purpose made plastic sleeve. Also comes in original blue box, Marbled endpapers. Illustrated by John Michael Skipper. Limited edition of 1000 numbered copies. This is copy No 624. Fold-out map. A facsimile of 1848 edition - with a new introduction and notes on the illustrations by Jean Tregenza. Includes corrigendum. 391, xii pages. First published in 1848. This beautiful edition is based on John Michael Skipper's personal copy to which he added 359 minutely detailed illustrations. These illustrations transformed the book into a latter day black & white counterpart of a medieval illuminated manuscript

Title: South Australia: Its Advantages and Its Resources

Author Name: Wilkinson, George Blakiston

Categories: South Australia,

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Government Printer for History Trust of South Australia: 1983[1848]

ISBN Number: 0724345124

ISBN Number 13: 9780724345120

Binding: Hardback

Seller ID: ID290571

Keywords: Australiana History South Australia South Australiana,