PRICE, A. Grenfell.
Title: Foundation and Settlement of South Australia 1829-1845 : A Study of the Colonization Movement, based on the Records of the South Australian Governmentand on Other Authoritative Documents.
Publisher:  F.W. Preece, Adelaide, 1924,
Seller ID: 94663
PRICE, A. Grenfell. The Foundation and Settlement of South Australia 1829-1845 : A Study of the Colonization Movement, based on the Records of the South Australian Government and on Other Authoritative Documents. With Illustrations and Maps. Adelaide : F.W. Preece, 1924. Pp (2),[i]-xii,(2),-260, frontis + 13 plates and maps (2 folding). Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, paper label to spine. Contents : 1. The Bases of the Settlement. 2. The Location of the Settlement. 3. The Country Surveys of 1837-38. 4. Administrative Difficulties and City Concentration. 5. The Delays in Primary Production, 1837-38. 6. Gawler and the Land Problem. 7. Land Settlement and Primary Production,1839-40. 8. The Birth of Greater Adelaide. 9. The Failure of the Self-Supporting System. 20. Crisis and Recovery. 11. Summary and Conclusion. Faintdamp-spotting to covers, corners bumped, gift inscription, else very good in rubbed and nicked dustjacket. 90.00