London: Sampson Low, Marston and Co., 1898. Octavo. Item #022496
Half-title, portrait frontispiece, illustrated. 239pp.. This is the journal of Mr. Robert Gouger that his daughter Adelaide carefully preserved all that remained of his journals and paper relating to South Australia, and the important part he took in its foundation, and, no authentic record has hitherto been published of his life work. A very good copy bound in maroon cloth lettered in gilt, spine lettering gilt, previous owner's name scratched out, bookseller's ticket to front pastedown, just a bit of toning to page edges.