DIARY OF A WELSH SWAGMAN 1869-1894. Joseph Jenkins.

DIARY OF A WELSH SWAGMAN 1869-1894.

Abridged and notated by William Evans. Pp. xx+218(last blank), frontispiece portrait, text illustrations (a couple full page), endpaper map; small cr. 4to; dust wrapper, faintly soiled, edges a trifle rubbed and split, the backstrip faded; a couple of spots of foxing; Macmillan, Melbourne, 1975. First edition. *Joseph Jenkins emigrated to Australia in1869 and spent 25 years in Victoria, working on farms in the Ballarat and Castlemaine areas. As well as a swagman, he was a poet, and an ardent diarist. Item #140666

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