The Jenolan Caves: An Excursion in Australian Wonderland (Classic Reprint)

The Jenolan Caves An Excursion in Australian Wonderland Classic Reprint Excerpt from The Jenolan Caves An Excursion in Australian WonderlandThe following historical and descriptive account of the Jenolan formerly called the Fish River Caves was written for the Sydney Jllb

  • Title: The Jenolan Caves: An Excursion in Australian Wonderland (Classic Reprint)
  • Author: Samuel Cook
  • ISBN: 9781332335770
  • Page: 200
  • Format: Paperback
  • Excerpt from The Jenolan Caves An Excursion in Australian WonderlandThe following historical and descriptive account of the Jenolan formerly called the Fish River Caves was written for the Sydney Jllbrrzzhg Herald By the kind permission of the proprietors of that journal messrs John Fairfax and Sons and, at the request of numerous correspondents, it is now republishExcerpt from The Jenolan Caves An Excursion in Australian WonderlandThe following historical and descriptive account of the Jenolan formerly called the Fish River Caves was written for the Sydney Jllbrrzzhg Herald By the kind permission of the proprietors of that journal messrs John Fairfax and Sons and, at the request of numerous correspondents, it is now republished The author is con scious, however, that neither tongue, nor pen, nor pictorial art can convey an adequate idea of the magnificence and exquisite beauty of these caves Words are too poor to express the feelings of admi ration and awe which are experienced by those who wander through the marvellous subterranean galleries embellished with myriads of graceful and fantastic forms of purest white alternating with rich colour and delicate tints and shades Of all the caves in New South Wales those at Jenolan are the most beautiful, and well travelled men admit that they are unrivalled in any other part of the world As they are so little known this book may be interesting, and serve to give some impression concerning geological transformations and the slow processes of Nature in the production of works at once grand, ornate, and unique.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at forgottenbooksThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten Books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

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