Four articles on Sir Edward Nicholas Coventry Braddon.

By: BRADDON, Edward.

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Three articles from THRA Papers & Proceeedings: 'Edward Braddon's impressions of Launceston and the North-West, 1878', by Decie Denholm (15/2, 1967); 'Braddon in India', by Scott Bennett (26/3, 1979); and 'A Home in the Colonies: Edward Braddon's letters to India from North-West Tasmania, 1878', edited by Scott Bennett (27/4, 1980). Plus: 'Rt. Hon. Sir Edward Nicholas Coventry Braddon, P.C., K.C.M.G., 1829-1904 : biographical notes', by John Reynolds (Records of the QVM, new series no 1, 1952). All issues are stapled in wrappers, as issued, and in very good condition. ***Braddon (later Sir Edward), settled in north-west Tasmania in the late 1870s after a career in India. He was soon active in public affairs, serving in the Tasmanian Parliament and becoming Premier in 1894, and became a leading figure in the Federation of the Australian colonies and the early Commonwealth. The letters which comprise the second article were written soon after his arrival in Tasmania, as a series of articles for the 'Calcutta Statesman and Friend of India'.

Title: Four articles on Sir Edward Nicholas Coventry Braddon.

Author Name: BRADDON, Edward.

Categories: Tasmania,

Publisher: Hobart and Launceston, 1952-1980.

Seller ID: 27939

Keywords: 19th century biography india Launceston north-west tasmania political biography politics tasmania,