Author: Charles Bateson
Title: The Convict Ships 1788 - 1868
Published: 1959 (1st edition)
Publisher: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Glasgow
Book Condition: Very Good; discolouration and foxing to front and back free end papers, text block edges lightly foxed, cloth boards clean and unworn, except for tiny bump to top right front board (see photos).
Dust Jacket: Good. Wear particularly to top and bottom of jacket, with small tears, cracks and losses as documented in the photos. Now covered in protective removable plastic.
Octavo, 356 pages, dark green cloth boards with gold lettering to spine.