A journey from Sydney to the Australian Alps, undertaken in the months of January, February, and March, 1834 : being an account of the geographical & natural relation of the country traversed, its aborigines, &c ... / by John Lhotsky Lhotsky, John, 1795-1865?

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Lhotsky, John, 1795-1865?
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New South Wales - Discovery and exploration.; Monaro (N.S.W.) - Description and travel.
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Documents Lhotsky's journey and his exploration of parts of the Snowy Mountains to below the tree line and the first to bring the Snowy River to public attention. He de-mystified the Monaro region by providing tangible geographic information which furthered the expansion of white settlers past the theoretical frontier of Michelago. Incomplete. Only 8 of a projected 20 part work published. Originally issued monthly, sheet by sheet with 16 p. to a sheet. Seven full sheets [to p. 110] and another half sheet [to p. 118] where the text stops abruptly were issued. Most subscribers cancelled their subscriptions during the long delay with the result few 'complete' copies available.
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