The Sirius Letters - The Complete Letters of Newton Fowell 1786-1790
Author(s): Nance Irvine
Midshipman Fowell wrote these letters to his parents when he was travelling to, and working in, Sydney (1788-9). They cover his time at Sydney Cove, the local Aboriginal peoples, his trip 'around the bottom of the world'; his time at Norfolk Island; his voyage to Batavia, when he died (1790). This edition is well illustrated with contemporary artworks.
Secondhand. Hardcover. In Good condition. There is a small tear in dustjacket on front.
- : 9781862900004
- : Fairfax Library
- : December 1987
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- : books
- : Nance Irvine
- : Hardback
- : 176