A New Song Made in New South Wales on the Rebellion by (Lawrence Davoren) edited with an essay on historical detection notes and commentary by George Mackaness with ten illustrations No. 115 of 135 copies signed by Mackaness

Mackaness, George


Publisher: D.S. Ford
Place Published: Sydney
Edition: 1st Edition
Date Published: 1951
Illustrator: b&w illustrations
Size: 8vo

Historial analysis of the manuscript of the song attributed to Lawrence Davoren, on the subject of the ‘Rum Rebellion’ against Governor William Bligh; the manuscript is not the original, but a copy hand-written by Bligh during his imprisonment; No. 115 of 135 copies, signed by George Mackaness; 10 b&w illustrations, including a facsimile of the MS. in the Mitchell Library; printed stiff-card wraps with yapp edges; mild crease to title page, mild label-ghost, occasional very mild foxing, o.w. Very Good throughout; wraps very lightly rubbed.

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