The Hermit in Van Diemen's Land. Henry Savery, Cecil Hadgraft, Margriet Roe.

The Hermit in Van Diemen's Land

Brisbane: University of Queensland Press, 1964.
Later Edition. Hardcover.
Good Condition / Good.
Item #0011177

Edited with a biographical introduction and notes by Cecil Hadgraft and Margriet Roe. First published weekly in the Colonial Times between 1829 and 1830. Written under the pseudonym of The Hermit, as the author was a convict, and not permitted to write. Plain yellow cloth with black lettering and red border to spine, in matte dust jacket with black and red lettering. Size: 22cm x 15cm. 219 pages. Minor foxing and wear to boards and edges, small closed tears to some leaves. Heavy browning to page extremities, previous owner's signature, minor underlining in pencil. Dust Jacket has chunks missing, and moderate foxing, heavy to spine, but is otherwise intact, with both flaps. Shipped Weight: .43 kilos.

Price: $40.00