Three Expeditions Into the Interior of Eastern Australia: With Descriptions of the Recently Explored Region of Australia Felix, and of the Present Colony of New South Wales, Volume 1
(1) Journey in search of the Kindur (2) Exploring the course of the River Darling; (3) Expedition to the Rivers Darling and Murray; vocabulary of words having the same meaning in different parts of Australia; King George Sound, Raffles Bay, Wellington Valley, Lachlan, Moreton Bay, Wollondilly River.
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Page 246 - And as David and his men went by the way, Shimei went along on the hill's side over against him, and cursed as he went, and threw stones at him, and cast dust.
Page 187 - Mr. Larmer reported, that having easily found the track of the horse, beyond the scrub, they had followed it, until they came to where the horse lay dead, having still the saddle on, and the bridle in its mouth ; the whip and straps had been previously found, and from these circumstances, the tortuous track of the horse, and the absence of Mr. Cunningham's own footsteps for some way...