The Business of Nature

John Gould and Australia

written by Rosyln Russell

National Library of Australia | ISBN 9780642276995

Hardback – 228 pages


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In 1838, John Gould and his wife, Elizabeth, left behind their family and home in London to travel to the far-flung colony of Van Diemens Land, from where Gould would travel around the mainland to observe the native fauna.