TRUE PATRIOTS ALL, Geoffrey Chapman Ingleton.


Or news from early Australia, as told in a collection of broadsides, garnered & decorated by Geoffrey Chapman Ingleton. Pp. viii+280, hand-tipped coloured frontispiece, black & white title and text decorations, numerous full page facsimiles; demy 4to; cloth backed pictorial papered boards, spine lettered in gilt, bottom edge of boards lightly shelf worn; dust wrapper, faintly soiled, edges chipped and split, with a couple of short closed tears, piece torn from bottom edge of back panel; the free endpapers slightly offset; Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1952. First trade edition. *'Murders & Executions, Piracies & Mutinies, Shipwrecks, Terrors of Transportation, Villainies of all Kinds' [wrapper blurb]. Loosely inserted in this copy is an autograph letter from Geoffrey Ingleton to Dr. Keith Macrae Bowden, dated 14th May 1947, including reference to the latter's biography of George Bass (which was published by Oxford University Press in 1952). Item #140269

Price: $150.00