The History of the Convict Hulk "Success" and "Success" Prisoners. Joseph C. HARVIE.

The History of the Convict Hulk "Success" and "Success" Prisoners.

Leeds: Petty & Sons, 1900.

Octavo, 78, [2] pp. red quarter roan, with original illustrated wrappers bound in.

Surprising illustrated Ned Kelly content

Souvenir booklet to the convict hulk Success printed in Leeds, curiously it contains some considerable description of bushranging life 'the short sketches given of some of the most notorious bushrangers may help visitors to the Success, who are accustomed only to civilised London and other old-world centres, to realise the wild life of Australia in the early days of colonization…'. Accordingly pp. 70-78 describe the adventures of the Kelly Gang (the showdown at Glenrowan forms the frontispiece of the book).

Souvenir booklet to the convict hulk Success printed in Leeds, curiously it contains some considerable description of bushranging life 'the short sketches given of some of the most notorious bushrangers may help visitors to the Success, who are accustomed only to civilised London and other old-world centres, to realise the wild life of Australia in the early days of colonization…'. Accordingly pp. 70-78 describe the adventures of the Kelly Gang (the showdown at Glenrowan forms the frontispiece of the book).

Condition Report: Scuffed, very good copy.

Price (AUD): $400.00

US$285.94   Other currencies

Ref: #4108279

Condition Report