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1844. PRISONERS IN PARADISE! Exceptional Manuscript Document signed "201CVictoria", folio, 2 pages, Bermuda, Secretary's Office, October 12th 1844, a Warrant appointing Lieutenant Robert John Fayrer to be Assistant to the Superintendant of the Convict Establishment at Bermuda, in small part: "an Act Passed... for the Transportation of Offenders from Great Britain, and for punishing "Offences committed by Transports kept to Labor "in the colonies", it is enacted that it shall be lawful for US, in case it should be deemed.....
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1975. Illustrated in black and white. xx, 156 pages. Tall 8vo, purple cloth-backed boards with gilt decoration, d.w. (worn). New York: Simon & Schuster, (1975). Boards lightly soiled at edges, spotted at outer text block edges, internally clean and tight. Very good(+) in a very good dust wrapper. Selected with a commentary by Richard Hough. With a foreword by the Princess's grand-daughter The Lady Brabourne.