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VIVIENNE, May

Travels in Western Australia. Being a description of the various cities and towns, goldfields, and agricultural districts of that state.

$330.00 AUD

London : William Heinemann, 1902. Second edition. Octavo, publisher’s red cloth boards with gilt vignettes (a black swan and a gold nugget)  and lettering, previous owner’s wet stamp to half-title, pp. xv, 344, frontispiece with black-and-white photographic portrait of the author; illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographic plates; pages uncut, a fine copy, fresh and clean.

The author’s travels in Western Australia, including encounters with indigenous Australians and description of the gold mines and towns.

The author’s printed dedication is to The Right Hon. Sir John Forrest, P.C., K.C.M.G., G.C.M.G., ex-Premier of Western Australia and Minister for Federal Defence in the Commonwealth of United Australia.