[TRUE CRIME] MEMOIRS OF JAMES HARDY VAUX, A SWINDLER AND THIEF, NOW TRANSPORTED TO NEW SOUTH WALES FOR THE SECOND TIME, AND FOR LIFE

By: James Hardy Vaux

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


30101; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; xxiv/288 pages; Width: 4" Height: 6". Beautifully rebound with new endpapers in later full calf leather with red and gilt spine label. Pages are clean and without markings. No leaves before title, otherwise complete. James Hardy Vaux was an English-born convict transported to Australia on three separate occasions. He was the author of "Memoirs of James Hardy Vaux including A Vocabulary of the Flash Language," first published in 1819, which is regarded as both the first full-length autobiography and first dictionary written in Australia.

Title: [TRUE CRIME] MEMOIRS OF JAMES HARDY VAUX, A SWINDLER AND THIEF, NOW TRANSPORTED TO NEW SOUTH WALES FOR THE SECOND TIME, AND FOR LIFE

Author Name: James Hardy Vaux

Categories: True,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: London, Whittaker, Treacher, and Arnot: 1830

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 34619