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Gertrude, the emigrant : a tale of colonial life / by an Australian lady
Bib ID 1605525
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Atkinson, Louisa, 1834-1872
 
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Description Sydney : J.R. Clarke, 1857 
193 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. 
Notes

Written by Louisa S. A. Calvert (nee Atkinson). This is the first published novel written by an Australian-born woman.

Printed in double column.

National Library of Australia's JAF A 823 CAL (N2) copy quarter bound in blue marbled paper boards; inscribed in ink, "Mrs T.L. Ebsworth, North Adelaide May 8th 1859' [presumably Harriett Matcham, wife of Thomas Lindsay Ebsworth (1808-1878) of the Australian Agricultural Company].

National Library of Australia's SR A 823 CAL (N) copy carries original illustrated cover and is signed in ink, 'Louisa S.A. Calvert' on the first free end page.

National Library of Australia's SR A 823 CAL (N2) copy in full red red cloth has a photocopied typscript with biographical notes about Caroline Louisa Waring Atkinson (1834-1872) and a letter dated 11th November 1970 to Miss Bolton [presumably Lissant Bolton, daughter of poet, Rosemay Dobson and husband Alec Bolton] bound to rear.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1728312246

Other authors/contributors Ebsworth, Harriett former owner

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