HARCUS, WILLIAM: South Australia: Its History, Resources, and Productions. Illustrated from photographs taken in the colony. With maps.
London, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, 1876 1st edition.
Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. In dark green pebbled cloth covers with black lettering to front, and gilt lettering to spine. Dark brown endpapers. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped. Minor rubbing to edges. A couple of small marks to boards. Top page edges darkened. Endpapers darkened. Neat inscription to top of title page, “Frank H. Goodall, 1914.” Map missing from rear pocket. Else a very clean and tight copy. 432pp. With 66 b&w plates and folding map at rear. The history of South Australia and its development from the earliest days of settlement to the late 19th century. “The Colony of South Australia is not yet forty years old...a population of not more than 210,000...”