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Colonial Born A TALE OF THE QUEENSLAND BUSH

By: G. Firth Scott
Published By: Double9 Books
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"Colonial Born," written by G. Firth Scott, offers readers with an enthralling look at colonial life and social dynamics in nineteenth-century Australia. The book, which was published in the early twentieth century, recounts the lives and struggles of its characters, examining the challenges faced by people born in Australian colonies as they navigate their identities and relationships. "Colonial Born" digs into the intricacies of cultural identity, social distinctions, and the battle between tradition and modernity against the backdrop of a rapidly changing society. The author deftly ties the lives of numerous characters together, putting light on their hopes, wants, and struggles in the context of a developing nation. The novel depicts Australian landscapes, culture, and ideals during a pivotal moment in the country's history.

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G. Firth Scott

George Henry Firth Scott, sometimes known as G. Firth Scott, was a Scottish-born Australian journalist and writer who lived in Australia from 1862 until 1935. He was the son of Land Commissioner George Firth Scott and Emma Elizabeth (née Barnes). He was born in Golspie, County Sutherland, Scotland, in 1862. Tales of Arctic Adventure: From Franklin to Nansen (1899) He moved to Australia and worked as a journalist for publications such as The Hobart Mercury and The Sydney Daily Telegraph, as well as for magazines such as Belgravia. He married Ailleen Murphy on October 4, 1889, at St. Stephen's Cathedral in Brisbane. Ailleen Murphy was the oldest child of John and Hannah (née Smith) Murphy. John Murphy, who died in 1883, was a police-magistrate in Roma, Queensland, and had previously served as Mayor of Ipswich, Queensland. Ailleen Scott gave birth to two children in Australia before moving to the United Kingdom and settling permanently, where she gave birth to four more children. Following Aileen's death in 1919 in Surrey, England, George married Miss Gladys Tatham on February 20, 1920 in London.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2023
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 192Pages
  • ISBN-10:9359327190
  • ISBN-13:9789359327198
  • Item Weight: 288g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 10.8mm
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : Fiction / General