An Account of a Voyage to Establish a Colony at Port Philip in Bass's Strait: On the South Coast of New South Wales in His Majesty's Ship Calcutta, in the Years 1802-3-4

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Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, and J.C. Mottley, Portsmouth, 1805 - Всего страниц: 239
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