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Currey, John E. B.

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Works: 62 works in 111 publications in 1 language and 1,145 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Sources  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Diaries  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Arranger
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Most widely held works about John E. B Currey
 
Most widely held works by John E. B Currey
Reflections on the colony of New South Wales by George Caley( Book )

6 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of ten years from 1800 to 1810 in New South Wales as a collector of botanical specimens; many contacts with natives at Nattai and Cow Pastures, cloaks worn by women, catching kangaroos by setting fire to grass; Moowat'tin, a "bush native" was Caley's guide and also collected plant specimens; Moowat'tin accompanied Caley to Tasmania and London; mention of Cannabaygal, a chief from the mountains; brief reference to Bennylongs, a "water native", and the differences in customs between the "bush natives" and the "water natives."
David Collins : a colonial life by John E. B Currey( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Collins was one of the founders of Sydney in 1788, began the first European settlement in Victoria in 1803, and founded Hobart Town the following year." "The journal he began on the First Fleet grew into the first substantial history of New South Wales, and his private letters - extensively quoted for the first time in John Currey's fine biography - give a rare insight into the early colonial world."--BOOK JACKET
An account of the settlement at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, 1803 by William Pascoe Crook( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P. 35 description of Aboriginal huts consisting of branches leaning against a tree; p. 36 : fires lit within huts; landing party finds bark basket; burns down Aboriginal hut; Aboriginal people unable to drink out of a cup
The First Fleet journal of John Hunter, October 1786 - August 1788 by John Hunter( )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australian sea stories by John E. B Currey( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the rebellion of the New South Wales Corps : communicated to the Rt. Hon. Lord Castlereagh and Sir Joseph Banks, Bart. by William Bligh( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shells and the seashore by John Child( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australian insects by John Child( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the common families of insects found in Australia
Narrative of a voyage to Port Phillip and Van Diemen's Land with Lieut.-Governor Collins, 1803-1804 by A. W. H Humphrey( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early sightings of Aborigines
Records of the Port Phillip expedition( Book )

in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journal of Grimes' survey : the Cumberland in Port Phillip, January-February 1803 by James Fleming( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some account of that part of New Holland now called New South Wales by Joseph Banks( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knopwood's Port Phillip diary, 9 October 1803-31 January 1804 by Robert Knopwood( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of a voyage to establish a settlement in Bass's Straits, to which is added a description of Port Phillip, and an account of the landing at the Derwent in 1804 by David Collins( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

H.M. Survey vessel Lady Nelson and the discovery of Port Phillip by John Murray( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A voyage to New South Wales : with Governor Phillip, 1787-1788 by David Collins( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journal, begun by David Collins on HMS Sirius in 1787, is one of the most important records of the voyage of the First Fleet. This text provides detailed descriptions of the voyage, the arrival in Botany Bay and Phillip's selection of Sydney Cove, and gives glimpses of life in three continents in the late 18th century
Reminiscences of early Hobart Town, 1804-1810 by John Pascoe Fawkner( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the Select Committee on Convicts 1779 by Great Britain( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters to Sir Joseph Banks : London & the Derwent, 1798-1808 by David Collins( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hobart's founder David Collins owed his appointment as lieutenant governor in part to the patronage of the British Government's scientific adviser Sir Joseph Banks. Within months of his arrival he sent Banks the first of a series of reports on the progress of the settlement. These first-time published letters offer much insight
Journal of proceedings at Endeavour River 11 June - 14 August 1770 by James Cook( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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David Collins : a colonial life
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The First Fleet journal of John Hunter, October 1786 - August 1788Account of the rebellion of the New South Wales Corps : communicated to the Rt. Hon. Lord Castlereagh and Sir Joseph Banks, Bart.Records of the Port Phillip expeditionSome account of that part of New Holland now called New South WalesKnopwood's Port Phillip diary, 9 October 1803-31 January 1804H.M. Survey vessel Lady Nelson and the discovery of Port PhillipA voyage to New South Wales : with Governor Phillip, 1787-1788Reminiscences of early Hobart Town, 1804-1810Journal of proceedings at Endeavour River 11 June - 14 August 1770
Alternative Names
Currey, J. E. B. 1940-

Currey, John

Currey, John 1940-

Currey, John E. B.

Currey, John E. B. 1940-

Currey, John Edward Bruce 1940-

Languages
English (53)