The Resource [Select specimens from nature of the birds, animals, &c. &c. of New South Wales]. The Skottowe manuscript : Thomas Skottowes select specimens from nature of the birds, animals, &c. &c. of New South Wales / edited, with an introductory essay, by Tim Bonyhady : natural history consultant : John Calaby foreword by David Attenborough

[Select specimens from nature of the birds, animals, &c. &c. of New South Wales]. The Skottowe manuscript : Thomas Skottowes select specimens from nature of the birds, animals, &c. &c. of New South Wales / edited, with an introductory essay, by Tim Bonyhady : natural history consultant : John Calaby foreword by David Attenborough

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[Select specimens from nature of the birds, animals, &c. &c. of New South Wales]. The Skottowe manuscript : Thomas Skottowes select specimens from nature of the birds, animals, &c. &c. of New South Wales / edited, with an introductory essay, by Tim Bonyhady : natural history consultant : John Calaby foreword by David Attenborough
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[Select specimens from nature of the birds, animals, &c. &c. of New South Wales]. The Skottowe manuscript : Thomas Skottowes select specimens from nature of the birds, animals, &c. &c. of New South Wales / edited, with an introductory essay, by Tim Bonyhady : natural history consultant : John Calaby foreword by David Attenborough
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Includes Richard Brownes portraits of Aboriginal people, mainly in Newcastle and his drawings of spears, shields, boomerangs, spear thrower, clubs, hatchet with steel head and traditonal haft, bark containers, net bag and fishing gear (spear, line and shell fish hook) used in the Newcastle region; words from Newcastle region languages given for fauna and implements illustrated; Brownes portraits analysed in context of contemporary colonial attitudes
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Skottowe, Thomas, d. 1821
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  • 1957-
  • 1776-1824
  • 1922-1998
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  • Bonyhady, Tim
  • Browne, Richard
  • Calaby, J. H.
  • Mitchell Library (N.S.W.)
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[Select specimens from nature of the birds, animals, &c. &c. of New South Wales]. The Skottowe manuscript : Thomas Skottowes select specimens from nature of the birds, animals, &c. &c. of New South Wales / edited, with an introductory essay, by Tim Bonyhady : natural history consultant : John Calaby foreword by David Attenborough
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Bibliography; p. 73-78; Drawings by T.R. Browne; Facsimile in 1 vol. of manuscript; Select specimens from nature of the birds animals &c. &c. of New South Wales. Collected and arranged by Thomas Skottowe. Newcastle, New South Wales, 1813. With an additional vol. of commentary.; Limited edition of 550 numbered copies, this copy no. 367; Published for the first time from the original manuscript in the Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
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M0068476
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2 v. in case (78 p.; 56 leaves); ill. (some col.)
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Not for Inter-Library Loan
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08884b
System control number
0005188
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[Select specimens from nature of the birds, animals, &c. &c. of New South Wales]. The Skottowe manuscript : Thomas Skottowes select specimens from nature of the birds, animals, &c. &c. of New South Wales / edited, with an introductory essay, by Tim Bonyhady : natural history consultant : John Calaby foreword by David Attenborough
Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. 73-78; Drawings by T.R. Browne; Facsimile in 1 vol. of manuscript; Select specimens from nature of the birds animals &c. &c. of New South Wales. Collected and arranged by Thomas Skottowe. Newcastle, New South Wales, 1813. With an additional vol. of commentary.; Limited edition of 550 numbered copies, this copy no. 367; Published for the first time from the original manuscript in the Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
Control code
M0068476
Extent
2 v. in case (78 p.; 56 leaves); ill. (some col.)
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
08884b
System control number
0005188

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