# 26198

BRIDE, Thomas Francis

Letters from Victorian pioneers

$100.00 AUD

Being a series of papers on the early occupation of the colony, the aborigines etc. Melbourne : the Trustees of the Public Library, 1898. Octavo, lettered cloth (light wear), pale foxing to endpapers, previous owner’s name to half-title, pp 325. folding map (short tear).

Interesting letters about the foundation of Port Phillip colony, including descriptions of the indigenous population, with black and white plates of indigenous weaponry and indigenous people fighting.