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For the term of his natural life

  • ISBN-13: 9780648509837
  • Publisher: SHEPHERD MOON
    Imprint: SHEPHERD MOON
  • Author: Clarke, Marcus
  • Price: AUD $29.99
  • Stock: 265 in stock
  • Availability: Order will be despatched as soon as possible.
  • Local release date: 25/10/2019
  • Format: Hardback (195.00mm X 130.00mm) 400 pages Weight: 420g
  • Categories: Literature & literary studies [D]Classical texts [DB]
For the Term of His Natural Life, written by Marcus Clarke, is the best know novelisation of life as a convict in early Australian history, relating the epic odyssey of Rufus Dawes, a young man transported to an early penal settlement for a murder he did not commit. A powerful tale that captures the strength of the human spirit and its enduring belief for compassion to overcome adversity.
Marcus Andrew Clarke (24 April 1846 – 2 August 1881) was an Australian novelist, journalist, poet, editor, librarian and playwright.
* Modern high quality hardback collection of classic Australian texts. * Texts that form the foundation of the country’s literary canon and retrace Australia’s early history (including cover illustration by australian artists). * Themes central to current Australian artistic and identity debate ranging from mateship to migration and First Nations people. * Market apetite for australian works and prevalence of australiana products, bought as gifts to send abroad. * Google Ad words campaign, paid social media campaigns (Facebook & Instagram), literary blogs and influencers.
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