Angus & Robertson, 1966, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First
acknowledgements, preface by author, appendix and index. Pale green coloured endpapers. Black and white illustrated frontispiece, showing a picture of George William Evans. Within text there are 17 maps, and 17 plates. Dark red coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. The corners of the book slightly rubbed and minimal shelf wear is evident to the bottom edges of the book. Minimal rubbing to the head and the heel of spine has also occurred. As some dust marks to the top paper edge along with some marks to the other edges of book. Photographic dustwrapper, of the Macquarie River photographs by Ian MacArthur, with white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Slight rubbing of the corners of the dustwrapper as well as the head of the spine and of the dustwrapper. This is the biography of George William Evans, who discovered the Macquarie and Lachlan Rivers, becoming Surveyor-General of New South Wales and later of Van Diemen's Land. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XVI, 138 pp., . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; History -- Australia; Exploration ; Local History -- New South Wales ; Local History -- Tasmania . Inventory No: 0100794.