Sydney: Sherriff and Downing, 1863. Duodecimo, title page 'The Australian Almanac for the year 1863'. Binder's cloth, the bookplate of George Bennett on the upper endpaper, the copy of David McPhee with his bookplate. Rare.
A section from the Australian Alamanac 1863. Very few copies have appeared on the market. An interesting essay with a peculiar dissertation on snake-killing and snake-fearing birds.
Price: $800.00 AU