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AUSTRALIA – GREATER MELBOURNE: Map of the Purchased and Measured Lands, Counties, Parishes &c &c of the Melbourne & Geelong Districts. Carefully Compiled from the Maps in the Survey Office Port Phillip., Respectfully Inscribed with permission to His Honor C.L. La Trobe Esq Superintendent of Port Phillip, &c.&c., by his obedient Servant Thomas Ham. 1849.
- An outstanding rarity – one of the foundational maps of Greater Melbourne, a grand and meticulous large format work that more than any other map captures the state of play in the region on the eve of the Victoria Gold Rush (1851-69), detailing the topography, all town sites, rural cadastral divisions (with a gazetteer listing their acreage and their owners,…
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