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Rolf Boldrewood - 'Colonial Experience', ca. 1900

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Rolf Boldrewood - 'Colonial Experience', ca. 1900

Call numbers

MLMSS 7136

Record identifier

1l4d5Aq1

Rolf Boldrewood - 'Colonial Experience', ca. 1900

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Rolf Boldrewood - 'Colonial Experience', ca. 1900

Full title

Rolf Boldrewood - 'Colonial Experience', ca. 1900

Date

ca. 1900

Call Numbers

MLMSS 7136

Record Identifier

1l4d5Aq1
Physical Description

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1 folder - 0.01 Meters

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Issue Copy

Microfilm : CY 4553, frames 1-18 (MLMSS 7136)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Original manuscript (10 pages, in ink) with various alterations to the text by the author. The essay promotes the benefits of colonial experience for intelligent and hard-working young British men based on Boldrewood's life-long experience of outback life. It was written in response to an article by Rev. W. Yorke which appeared in the British magaz...

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Rolf Boldrewood - 'Colonial Experience', ca. 1900

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CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Acquired from New Century Antiquarian Books in 2002

Administrative / Biographical history

Rolf Boldrewood was the pseudonym of Thomas Alexander Browne (1826-1915), pastoralist, police magistrate, gold commissioner and novelist. He was born in England and came to Australia at the age of five. His most famous novel, 'Robbery under arms', was serialised in the Sydney Mail, 1882-83 and published as a book in 1889.

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MLMSS 7136

Record Identifier

1l4d5Aq1

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421099

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