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Lot 106: Hobart Town Almanack for the Year 1832. With Embelishments.

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Description

Hobart Town Almanack for the Year 1832. With Embelishments.
Pub. by John Ross, Hobart Town Van Diemen's Land. Pagination divided, (94) initial section then 1-170 for the section 'A Brief Gardeners Kalendar'.
Additionally; a folding 'Plan of Launceston and its Vicinity by Thomas Scott Esq. Assist. Survr. General' engraved by Charles Bruce (1807-1851) (22x32cm). One 1cm tear at the bottom of attachment selvage. Other engravings include title page of 2 cockatoos in a natural setting after George Frankland, engraved by Thomas Bock.
A folding copperplate engraving 'The Forth's Gateway' which accompanies a report from Henry Hellyer (V.D.L. Co.) and mentions the shooting of 'a native tiger or hyena'. Artist/engraver not apparent. 10x14cm (plate size)
Hand coloured 'Signals Made at Mulgrave Battery on the approach of Vessels to the Derwent'. Artist S. Hull R.N. engraved by Charles Bruce.
Folded 'Circular Head and the V.D.L. Compys. Establishment There.' Engraved by Charles Bruce.
'The Poisonous Toad Fish of Van Diemen's Land.' After William Buelow Gould, engraved by Charles Bruce.
Original blue/green cloth boards mottled and aged, hinges splitting to the top of the spine which retains a goodly remnant of the original paper title. Text is toned and mottled, some offsetting to print areas, but overall fair to good considering age. Binding holding well. Refer to images (15x10cm)

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Est: $1,500 AUD - $2,500 AUD

$1,500 AUD($1,009 USD)2 bids

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Arts, War & Social History VI
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Arts, War & Social History VI

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Davidson Auctions
July 22, 2024, 06:00 PM AEST July 22, 2024, 06:00 PM AEST

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