The Emancipist: An Historical Drama in Three Parts

ANTILL, John Macquarie & ANTILL-DE-WARREN, Rose

19639 Sydney, Angus & Robertson, 1936. Signed, Limited Edition. Hardcover, 8vo., full leather binding with gilt lettering to spine, crest of William Redfern on fep., bookseller sticker fep., portrait frontis, 166pp. Limited edition of 100 copies this being copy 14 signed by both authors. William Redfern was surgeon who was convicted for mutiny and after four years in prison was transported to New South Wales. He became the assistant surgeon at Norfolk Island. He received a pardon a mere two years after arrival in Australia, he was a strong supporter of improving the transportation of convicts. $250.00AUD
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