True Patriots All Or News From Early Australia As Told In A Collection Of Broadsides Geoffrey Ingleton 1952, Fine First Edition Near Fine Dust Jacket


1952. Fine First Edition, in near fine dust jacket. NOT the later reissue. No inscriptions.  "Murders & Executions, Piracies & Mutinies, Shipwrecks, Terrors of Transportation, Villainies of all Kinds". Covers the years 1785 to 1855. 'Thirty-two of the rare broadsides are printed in full-page facsimile'. 'In addition rare & important chap-books & pamphlets are reprinted'. Many other illustrations. Frontispiece is tipped-in coloured plate of A Poster for the Aborigines of Van Diemen's Land". 280 pp protected by archival sleeve.

Author: Ingleton, Geoffrey Chapman
Published: 1952 Angus & Robertson Sydney, Australia
Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Book Condition: Fine

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