1838, English, Periodical, Journal, magazine, other edition: The Hobart Town almanack and Van Diemen's Land annual.

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Physical Description
  • 1 v. : ill ; 18 cm.
Published
  • Hobart Town : William Gore Elliston, [1838]
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • The Hobart Town almanack and Van Diemen's Land annual.
Former Title
  • Elliston's Hobart Town almanack and Ross's Van Diemen's Land annual
  • Van Diemen's Land annual and Hobart-Town almanack.
Other Creators
  • Elliston, William Gore, 1798-1872.
Published
  • Hobart Town : William Gore Elliston, [1838]
Physical Description
  • 1 v. : ill ; 18 cm.
Series
Subjects
Contents
  • Frontispiece: Quambi’s Bluff, from Westbury, V.D.L.; also folding Table of Distances from Hobart Town to Launceston (facing page [2] of the Annual) and coloured doubIe plate of signals and flagstaff at Mulgrave Battery (facing page [156]).
  • The Almanack
  • Civil establishment, with the salaries of each officer [13]-39
  • Public institutions 40-72
  • The Annual
  • Narrative of the sufferings and adventures of certain of the ten convicts, who piratically seized the Brig Frederick at Macquarie Harbour, in Van Diemen's Land, as related by one of the said convicts whilst lying under sentence of death for this offense in the gaol at Hobart Town /​ [James Porter] ([3]-33)
  • A shred of autobiography: containing various anecdotes, personal and historical, connected with these colonies /​ [Jorgen Jorgensen] [35]-135
  • Colonel Arthur's last day in Van Diemen's Land 136-155
  • Errata to the autobiography [156]
  • Telegraphic signals from Mount Nelson to the Battery [157]-[165]
  • Arrivals of vessels during the year 1837 [165]-169
  • Departures of vessels during the year 1837 169-173.
Notes
  • National Library's NK2528 copy lacks title page, frontispiece, signals plate, and foldout table of distances. F2520 copy lacks frontispiece and signals plate. F2520 NL Petherick copy is in poor condition, but it and the NK677 copy are complete.
  • Ferguson no. 2520.
  • Issue for 1838 contains Pt. 2 of "A shred of autobiography: containing various anecdotes, personal and historical, connected with these colonies "[by Jorgen Jorgensen]. Pt. 1 was published in Ross's Hobart Town almanack and Van Diemen's Land annual in 1835.
  • Also available on microfiche. Canberra : National Library of Australia.
Cited In
  • Ferguson, J.A. Australia, 2520
Journal Dates
  • 1838.
Frequency
  • Annual
Other Form
  • microfiche Hobart Town almanack and Van Diemen's Land annual abn96-27785
Language
  • English
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