Anthony Trollope, the famous English novelist whose books illuminate virtually every aspect of late nineteenth century England also wrote travel books. In 1873 he published "Australia and New Zealand".
This book includes descriptions of various places in the states of Australia and in New Zealand. These are quite detailed and usually start with the founding or naming of the place, and continue through their early history. A great read for all those interested in early colonial history of Australia and New Zealand.
Click here to download a sample file (2.6MB) containing the preface, contents and sample pages. This requires Adobe Reader to view. (right click on the link and select save as - then load the saved file to view).
High quality scanned images of the whole of the original book. This CD can be viewed by any computer using Adobe Acrobat Reader (version 4 or later recommended). The data on this CD is completely self-contained, and requires no installation.
System Requirements: Windows 95, 98, 2000, NT or better, CD-ROM drive, Adobe Acrobat. Also suitable for Macintosh or Unix operating systems.
Div1. Queensland - 104pgs
Div2. New South Wales - 107pgs
Div3. Victoria - 108pgs
Div4. Tasmania & Western Australia - 99pgs
Div5. South Australia - 65pgs
Australian Institutions - 30pgs
Div6. New Zealand - 127pgs
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