Item H2077A - His natural life / George Leitch

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His natural life / George Leitch


  • 188-]. (Creation)

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[301] leaves in various paginations ; 30 am.

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Journalist and novelist.

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From the Hanger Collection of Australian Playscripts.

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A play in 5 acts including notes for a new edition. Includes photocopy of an advertisement in a Melbourne newspaper for the production of For the Term of his Natural Life at the Theatre Royal.
Handwritten note stating "This adaptation is sanctioned and approved by the widow and executor of the lamented author."
Draft adaptation of For the Term of his Natural Life by Marcus Clarke.

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  • English

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Original in the Michell Library, State Library of New South Wales, MLMSS12/49.

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Handwritten (photocopy)

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Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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